Adam Petzack

Updated August 17, 2016: The search for U.S. Army Veteran, Adam Petzack, has ended. Brandon Craft has been charged with deliberate homicide for allegedly killing Adam Petzack. The report says Craft admitted to shooting Petzack in the back of the head and burying him in the “barn” on his property.  Rest in Peace Sir.

SEARCH_ENDEDAdam Petzack is a U.S. Army Veteran who served in Iraq and went missing on or around February 9, 2016 from Great Falls, Montana. The Great Falls Police Department said that Adam Petzack made plans to meet with a friend in Great Falls during the week of February 9th, 2016, but never re-contacted the friend to confirm the plans and family and friends have not seen or heard from him since that time. According to the Great Falls Police Department, Adam Petzack is a disabled veteran and suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Adam Petzack also suffers from a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) received during his deployment to Mosul, Iraq. It is unknown if Adam Petzack is driving a vehicle, but if he is in a vehicle it may either be a 1990’s Chevy or GMC pickup truck that is silver and primer gray or possibly a small Nissan pickup painted with multiple colors of spray paint. A Missing Persons Report was filed with the Great Falls Police Department in mid-March by Adam’s mother.

adam_petzack_012Adam Petzack has several hobbies including hunting, fishing, boats, boating, he loves animals and loves being around kids. Adam Petzack has volunteered as a firefighter in the past and served as a mechanic in the U.S. Army.  Adam Petzack is known to enjoy buying, fixing and reselling trucks.

Adam Petzack has a service dog named “Buddy” which has yet to be located also.  The Great Falls Police Department believes that Adam and Buddy may be together.  Buddy is micro-chipped and the chip has Adam’s information on it.

Adam Petzack is 28 years old as of the date he went missing in February 2016.  Adam Petzack is described as a white male standing 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing approximately 125 pounds.  Adam Petzack has brown hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of Adam Petzack, contact Detective Perkins at the Great Falls Police Department at 406-455-8920 or 406-771-1180.  You can also contact the Montana Missing Persons Clearinghouse at 406-444-1526.

13 thoughts on “Adam Petzack

    1. Ang

      I am so sorry for the loss of your son!!! Words cant even describe the wrench in my heart I feel for you!!!! May God hold you all tightly in this time of need!!! Prayers to you all :-* :-*


      I want to say how sorry i’am for your loss I new your son he was a great guy what this man did hurts to take someones life I pray they put him to deith for what he did God Bless you and your family RIP Adam you will be missed

      1. lori petzack

        John…contact me through GFPD. I invite you to the funeral when I have set up…ALL REAL TRUE FRIENDS WELCOMED!!!!

  1. theresa

    God bless him and hope for his safe findings and safe return home…May God be with him wherever he may be…I’m praying for Adam and his family

  2. Lori Petzack

    My family and friends would like to thank all of you for your outcries of support and now sharing in our grieving. We will be putting Adam to rest in Great Falls MT….Still a lot to do…no date set as of yet. I will post when available. We are in shock, not accepting calls emails etc…we need our privacy to grieve….With that said, I thank you all on behalf of my family for respecting our request of privacy and personal grievance.

    Lori Petzack
    RIP BABY!!!
    AUGUST 4, 1987 – FEBRUARY, 2016
    AGE 28


    1. Maria Pia

      Lori Petzack & Family ~ My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. (no need to reply) Mom of a Veteran, USAF

  3. Nikki

    Lori – I am so sorry to hear this news, my heart breaks for you. My dad just told me about it this morning and I told him to give you my deepest sympathies.

    1. lori petzack

      Ty everyone for your support for the last 7 months. Adam’s majority rests at THAIN CREEK in Montana outside of Great Falls….. Adam’s memorial service with FULL MILITARY HONORS was here in Sidney NY where he grew up and where I raised him since 1994 age 5. I’m still in shock and drowning. All donations in memory of ADAM MICHAEL PETZACK to… Healinghero.ORG monetary or air miles please. OUTSTANDING for PTSD treatment VS psychotropic drugs and no life!!! Please read and DONATE iny son’s memory for help to our PTSD Veterans.

      Thank you again for your kindness and support on behalf of my entire family…. Including NEW family in Great Falls MT xoxo

  4. Pat Elliot

    “Brandon Craft, accused of shooting and killing U.S. Army Veteran Adam Petzack in Cascade County and then fleeing to Washington, pleaded not guilty on Thursday in Great Falls.

    Craft is charged with deliberate homicide and tampering with evidence, as well as two felony counts of exploitation of an older or incapacitated person.

    His trial has been scheduled to begin February 13th. ”

    “Katelyn Craft pleaded not guilty Wednesday to an exploitation charge in the theft of military benefits belonging to 28-year-old Adam Petzack. ”


      Pat Elliot who are you please? And please do not post updates etc without my consent. My family is going through hell!!!! I WILL POST what I feel is to be posted please here and elsewhere…There is crap going on on social media that is extremely upsetting that I’m not going to discuss so because of this I’m NOT in the mood nor having anyone make statements or updates or otherwise without my consent!

      PLEASE respect my wishes!

      Thank you


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