Franklin's vehicle was found abandoned on May 4, 2001. Mr. Franklin is listed as endangered due to failure to make timely contact with family members.
https://www.findthemissing.org/en/cases/9092/

Last seen alive: April 28, 2001 at 21:19

Circumstances: Mr. Franklin was depressed prior to his disappearance. His vehicle was found abandoned on May 4, 2001. Mr. Franklin is listed as endangered due to failure to make timely contact with family members.
First Name: Jeffrey Lee
Middle Name: Lee
Last Name: Franklin

Race: White
Sex: Male
Height: 72.0
Weight: 150.0

City: Ennis
State: Texas
County: Ellis
Appearance

Hair: Brown
Eye: Blue
Tattoos: He has a teardrop tattoo under his left eye, a skull tattoo on his right thigh, 'Brittany' tattooed on his left chest area and cartoon tattoos on his left arm.
Other Distinctive: Lazy eye
http://www.missingin.org/reg4881/jef...e_franklin.htm