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This One Unsolved Mystery In New York Will Leave You Baffled

West Point… If you live in New York, there’s a good chance that you’ve probably already heard of this military academy located in our Downstate region. While this particular military academy has some pretty significant names tied to its history, one name you may not be so familiar with is Richard Colvin Cox. On January 14th, 1950, the 21-year-old cadet went missing from West Point – the only person to ever completely vanish from this New York academy. So, what exactly happened here?

After reading about this incredibly strange unsolved mystery, what do you think happened to the only man to ever vanish from West Point Military Academy? Find us on our Facebook page, New York Only and tell us in the comments below if you’ve ever heard of this unusual story! If you’re still curious to learn more about the events surrounding this cadets disappearance, check out this book written about the mystery of the missing West Point cadet.

Lea Monroe
Writer for Only In Your State!