Updated May 25, 2016: The search for Benjamin “Ben” Vogt has ended. According to law enforcement, Ben Vogt was located safe and no additional information was provided.
Benjamin “Ben” Vogt is a U.S. Army Veteran who went missing on May 21, 2016 from Carson, California. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office, Ben Vogt was last seen in Carson, California leaving in his 1999 dark blue Dodge Durango with California license plate #4TWB526 on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 9:50 p.m. Ben Vogt stated he was headed to a rest stop, possibly along a highway. He is an Army Veteran who served two tours in Iraq, and appears to be suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and depression.
Benjamin “Ben” Vogt is 38 years old as of the date he went missing in May 2016. Ben Vogt is described as a Filipino male standing 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing approximately 255 pounds. Ben Vogt has short black hair, brown eyes and wears prescription glasses.
If you have any information about the whereabouts of Benjamin “Ben” Vogt, contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau, Missing Persons Detail, Sergeant Nunez or Detective Abraham at 323-890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may all “Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the website. Reference FCN 2321614300075 or NIC M863238896.