Missing Persons

Vito Jack Russo

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(213)-996-1800 OR 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) toll free, 24-hours a day at R.A.C.R. Division.

  • Missing: 08/07/1988
  • Age: 42*
  • Sex: M
  • Descent: White
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: 140
  • Hair: Black
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Missing From: Los Angeles
  • Report #: 89-0507398
*Age Calculated From Time of Missing


The missing person was 35 years old at the time of his disappearance. The missing person was last seen on August 7, 1988 in the company of his son,Jason Russo, and two of his employees, Stacy Sabel, and Stephen La Spino. All four were reported missing when the commercial fishing boat they were on failed to return from a trip in the Big Sur area in Northern California. After an extensive search by the U.S. Coast Guard, their boat Mission Bell; could not be located.