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Joseph David "Joe" Helt was a teenager who went missing from New York in 1987.


Helt disappeared following a vehicle accident near the Sam's Point Ice Caves in Ellenville, New York. The vehicle he drove, containing three friends, was stranded in the snow at about 3:30 am that morning.

Helt left the group to find assistance. Eventually, his companions left the scene and were rescued. Searches were conducted to find Helt, but inclement weather hindered their efforts.


  • Blond hair.
  • Brown eyes.

Clothing and accessories[]

  • A camouflage jacket.
  • A t-shirt.
  • A long-sleeved thermal shirt.
  • A grey hooded sweatshirt.
  • White high-top sneakers.