Real Name: David Lawrence Rhodes
Aliases: David Rhodes, Dr. David Rhodes
Wanted For: Abduction
Missing Since: February 26, 1988
Details: Fifty-year-old North Carolina doctor David Rhodes and his wife Penny went through a bitter divorce. Penny acquired temporary custody of their children, five-year-old David J. and three-year-old Keelan, through a New Jersey court. On February 26, 1988, David picked up his children from Penny's house for a visitation and vanished. Penny now fears for her childrens' safety due to David's violent streaks.
Extra Notes: This case first aired on the May 10, 1989 episode.
Results: Captured. David saw the Unsolved Mysteries broadcast and decided to surrender to authorities. They were living in Toronto under assumed names. In July of 1989, David Jr. and Keelan were reunited with their mother in New Jersey. In May of 1990, Penny decided to drop the felony abduction charges against her husband.