|Location||Monroe City, Missouri|
|Disappeared||February 17, 1968|
|Missing for||53 years|
John Wade Wagner was a teenager who was last seen dropping off his younger brother at a school dance in Monroe City, Missouri. He has never been seen again, and his case remains unsolved.
On February 17, 1968, at approximately 8:00 pm, Wagner dropped off his younger brother at school dance. He failed to pick up his brother after the dance. The next day, Wagner’s truck was found abandoned in an alley off of Main Street in Monroe City. His keys, coat, and gloves were still inside the car, but Wagner was nowhere to be seen.
Rumors emerged that he was killed in an altercation with a local boy, possibly concerning a girl. However, these rumors remain unconfirmed.