Missing Since: June 30, 1987 from Carpentersville, Illinois
Classification: Family Abduction
Date of Birth: April 26, 1985
Age: 2 years old
Height and Weight: 2'0, 24 pounds
Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Blond hair, brown eyes. Zachary's hair may now be dyed black. He may use the alias name Marcos.

Details of Disappearance

Zachary was abducted from Carpentersville, Illinois on June 30, 1987, by his non-custodial father, Rolando Rodriguez. A felony warrant for abduction was issued for Rolando on September 25, 1987, nearly three months after he absconded with his son. A composite picture and vital statistics for Rolando are posted below this case summary. Neither he nor Zachary have ever been heard from again. Zachary's case remains unsolved.


Above: Age-progression of Rolando to age 43 (circa 2001)
Date of Birth: November 3, 1958
Age: 28 years old
Height and Weight: 5'6, 200 pounds
Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Rolando may have a moustache. He may use the aliases Ronald J. Hernandez, Roy Rodriguez and/or Ray Rivera.


Investigating Agency
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Illinois State Police

847-294-4400