Real Name: David Gentry Coleman
Aliases: David Burkett
Wanted For: Child Abuse, Aggravated Assault
Missing Since: March 1994
Details: Forty-year-old David Coleman of La Porte, Texas, vanished in March of 1994, a month before he was charged with six counts of aggravated assault against a child. Coleman's son and daughter claimed that for two years, between 1992 and 1994, he repeatedly abused them and intimidated them into silence. Medical examinations soon confirmed the childrens' accusations. After he fled Texas, Coleman arrived in New Orleans and vowed that he would not been taken alive, even though he claims he is innocent. Authorities fear that he may now be abusing other children.
Extra Notes: This case first aired on the October 18, 1996 episode of Unsolved Mysteries.
Results: Captured. Coleman was arrested on October 1996 and was convicted of multiple sexual assault charges. He was sentenced to 61 years in prison and will not be eligible for parole until 2026.