Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

Missing Young Man, Cold Case

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Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

Find missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!
He vanished as out of thin air.
There still is no clue as to what happened.
He has been missing for seven years.

Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

Find missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves! Brandon Graves has been missing since January 30, 2010. He is missing from Sumter, South Carolina. His case is classified as endangered missing. Brandon was born in the year 1985. At the rime of his disappearance, Brandon was 24 years old. His current age is 31 years old. Brandon Rodrigues Graves is an African-American male. He is described as 5’4″ and 150 pounds. Graves has black hair and brown eyes.

Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

Brandon Graves is nicknamed Peanut. At the time of his disappearance, Brandon’s hair was styled in long dreadlocks. When he was last seen, Graves was wearing a blue t-shirt over a black thermal shirt. Brandon was also wearing black jeans and a black baseball cap. Reportedly, Brandon suffers from asthma and has to take medication to control her condition. It is unknown if Graves has scars, birthmarks, tattoos, or piercings. No description is provided.

Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

It was January 30, 2010. Brandon Graves lived and worked in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Brandon, however, had gone to Sumter on a “spur of the moment” trip. He purposed to attend Morris College’s homecoming. Brandon went to Sebastian’s Nightlife, a nightclub. IT was located in the 3200 block of Broad Street. This was when he was last seen. Shortly before midnight, at 11:00 P.M., the bouncer asked Graves to leave. According to the bouncer, Brandon had become drunk and rowdy. Just a few minutes later, Braves was forced out of the nightclub.

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More Circumstances

Just a few minutes after being ordered to leave, Brandon reportedly tried to get back into the club. The bouncer would not let him back inside. Then security and staff escorted him off the property. It is believed that Brandon may have gone to another club. It is called The Blue Mist. He may have gone there in a white car. However, this was not confirmed. Graves made two phone calls in the early hours of the morning. He had called a cousin and a friend. But neither of them answered their phones.

Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!

Brandon Graves left voice messages to both his cousin and friend. But, reportedly, his words could not be understood. For he may have been drunk. The last call was reportedly between 3:30 and 4:00 A.M. This was the last time anyone heard from Brandon Rodrigues Graves. After that, his phone went straight to voicemail. Investigators were unable to determine where Graves was when he made his last two phone calls. Investigators questioned the two friends that Graves was with that night.

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A Person Of Interest

One of the friends Brandon was with that night, passed a polygraph. However, the other refused to take the test. Graves’ cousin stated that Graves had an argument with the man earlier on January 30. This was after he showed up at his home without any invitation or announcement. And he asked to stay. Investigators stated that the man was a person of interest in Graves’ case. However, he has not been publicly identified or charged with anything in connection with Brandon Graves.

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Before His Disappearance

The father of Brandon Graves was never part of his son’s life. And his mother died when he was three years old.After that, Brandon’s aunt and uncle raised him. They reared him in Little Rock, South Carolina. He attended Morris College for a year. Then he transferred to Coastal Carolina University. He was a trainer for their football team and graduated in December 2008. He earned a degree in sports management. Brandon Graves doesn’t have a criminal record and he didn’t hang around with drug dealers. He was well-liked with no known enemies.

The loved ones of Brandon Rodrigues Graves state that it is unlike him to disappeared without staying in touch with his family. Yes, he liked to make spontaneous trips. But he always kept his loved ones informed of his whereabouts. And he visited his aunt and uncle every weekend. Foul play is suspected in his disappearance.

Find Missing Brandon Rodrigues Graves!
How We Can Help

It is sad that there are no parents in the picture. It is unknown if his aunt and uncle are still around. In any case, they seem to have no presence on social media like Facebook. Brandon is a missing minority male, and as such, he is at a disadvantage. His case shows that missing persons searches are not equal. Though there are no parents in the picture, there has to be someone (s) out there who wants Brandon Graves to come home. Someone (s) has information that can help solve the mysteries in his case.

Is this you? Do you have any information about the whereabouts of Brandon Rodrigues Graves? If so, contact authorities, referring to the contact information below.

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office
OR 9-1-1
OR your local police.

The above information can be found on Brandon’s Charley Project page. I have adapted and remixed it. It is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial 2.0 License

The top image is courtesy of Brandon’s NamUs Database.

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I'm a Christian, meaning that I have a relationship with God, through trust in HIs Son Jesus. I'm a pro-life blogger, and I have three websites, focused on the sanctity of life. The first one is, which is specific to calling for an end to abortion through educating people about alternatives and pro-life news and opinions. The second site,, is also devoted to ending abortion through reaching out to moms in crisis and educating them on alternatives. This second site has the broader aim of celebrating the sanctity of all human life. Born and unborn. I want to reach a broad audience through the second site. The third site,, is devoting to finding missing persons, identifying the unidentified, and bringing justice to victims of crime.

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