MISSING IN KANSAS: Frederick Iwert

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Decades after a man was believed to be murdered in north Kansas, his remains have yet to be found.

Frederick Albert Iwert was last seen on April 20, 1983, at his farm in rural Washington County, Kan.

Neighbor J. Ted Gardner, was convicted of first-degree murder, forgery and attempted theft in Fred’s disappearance. J.T. passed away on February 2015.


Missing from: Washington County, Kan.

Missing since: April 20, 1983

Age then: 66

Height: 6’1’’

Weight: 200 pounds

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Brown

If you have information that could help the case, contact the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at (785) 325-2293 or the Kansas Bureau of Investigation tip line at (785) 296-4017.

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