May 5, 1982
Lynch Park, Wheatfield, New York

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  • Photograph age progressed in 2014 to age 34


Date(s) of Birth Used September 4, 1979
Hair Light Brown
Eyes Dark Brown
Height 3'0" (at time of disappearance)
Weight 30 pounds (at time of disappearance)
Sex Male
Race White
Scars and Marks At the time of his disappearance, Russell's top left front tooth was chipped, he had a small mark on his left cheekbone resembling a wart, and there was a tiny cleft in his chin.


Russell John Mort has been missing from his home in Lynch Park, a residential community located in Wheatfield, New York, since May 5, 1982. He was last seen playing in his fenced-in backyard by his mother. He was 2 1/2 years old at the time.

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