Name: Tommy Lee Williams
Age: 26 years old
Last seen: February 2, 2022
Location: Rochester, New York
Status: Still Missing
26-year-old Tommy Williams was last seen in Rochester, New York on February 2, 2022. He disappeared after being captured on surveillance camera talking with an individual near his home.
Tommy Lee Williams was born on May 28, 1995 to mother Joyce Williams. He grew up with two siblings in Rochester, New York.
At the time of his disappearance, Williams was living with his mother in a house on East Main Street in Rochester, New York. He is the father of a 3-year-old son. Williams frequently did side jobs, such as raking leaves and shoveling driveways.
On February 2, 2022, Tommy Williams was last seen by his mother at his home in Rochester, New York.
That morning, Williams reportedly told her, “Ma, give me a hug and a kiss, because you never know, I might become missing.” His mother didn’t think too much of it at the time and left for work.
Around 2:30 pm, Williams was captured on surveillance camera at the corner of Garson Avenue and Chamberlain Street where he was seen speaking with an individual.
Tommy Williams never returned home that day and hasn’t been heard from since.
On February 3, 2022, his mother returned home from work, but Williams was nowhere to be seen. As Tommy was one to always keep in close contact with her, she immediately knew something was wrong and filed a missing person’s report with the Rochester Police Department.
Authorities questioned the individual captured on camera with Williams, and at this time he is not considered a person of interest in Tommy’s disappearance. According to authorities, Tommy knew the individual, and was speaking to him about a side job.
Williams disappeared along with his phone, which last pinged to the location where he was captured on camera.
Investigators searched Northeast Rochester with the help of cadaver dogs and drones, but no clues as to Williams’ whereabouts have been found.
According to his mother, Williams had gotten into an argument with some men who reportedly threatened him in front of his house a few weeks before he disappeared.
Police found no evidence, means, or motive for foul play in Tommy Williams’s disappearance, though they have stated they find the circumstances surrounding his case mysterious. The investigation is currently active and ongoing.
The circumstances of Tommy Williams’ disappearance remain unclear and his case is currently classified as missing. His case remains unsolved.
African American male born on May 28, 1995. Tommy has black hair, brown eyes, stands 5’9 tall and weighs 180 pounds.
Distinctive Physical Features:
Tommy has a face tattoo near his left eye with initials “N.C.W” and several other tattoos.
Clothing and accessories:
Tommy was last seen wearing a blue and red Nike hooded sweatshirt, gray ripped jeans, and a fluorescent orange winter hat.
If you have any information regarding the disappearance of Tommy Williams please contact the Rochester Police Department at (585) 428-6720.
Resources & Further Information
Tommy Lee Williams #MP89175 – National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)
Help Find Tommy Lee Williams – Facebook
News & Media Links
Rochester, NY mother pleads for answers in 2022 disappearance of 27-year-old Tommy Williams – NBC News 02/2023
1 year later, RPD still searching for missing Rochester man – Rochester First 02/2023
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Wayne Van der Schaaff says
I fail to understand how ” foul play ” can be ruled out , as a week before a group of individuals were outside his home arguing and the person that he met and spoke to over heard something of what others were going to do to him , did they go their separate ways after speaking ? .
Who takes care of his child ? .
Also the means of what they used in order to try and find him , also , in part indicates that there is more to this case than meets the eye .