Updated: Apr 22
When the daily dough delivery for the Ghigiarelli’s Pizzeria was found on the sidewalk, Robert's family knew something was wrong. They had no idea they would be walking into the restaurant to find signs of a violent assault and Robert still missing. See update below.
Birth: 1959 - Missing: 1/25/2017
Ethnicity: Caucasian - Sex: Male
Height: 5'9" - Weight: 185lbs
Hair Color: Grey - Eye Color: Unknown
Hometown: Old Forge, Pa (Lackawanna County)
Last Known Location: Robert was last seen leaving Ghigiarelli’s Pizza on Main Street in Old Forge, PA to take his son home. His son reported he dropped him off at his apartment around 10-11PM on January 25th, 2017 and was never seen again. Signs of a violent assault were found found inside the Ghigiarelli’s Restaurant as well has in the upstairs apartment, and his vehicle.
Clothing: A black north face jacket, blue/black sweatpants, a dark t-shirt, and a Penn State hoodie.
Distinguishing Characteristics: N/A
Additional Information: Robert's vehicle (2006 Hyundai Elantra) was found abandon on Howard Street in Old Forge, PA on 1/29/2017.
Dental Records: Unknown
If you have any information please call Lackawanna County District Attorney’s office at 570-342-9111 or Old Forge Police at 570-457-7441. The family also says you can provide tips to them on the "Finding Robert Baron" Facebook page. If you wish to stay anonymous call PA crime stoppers at 1-800-472-8477.
CASH REWARD: Up to $10,000 for information leading to a location or arrest.
Human remains were found during a search for Robert. The identity of the remains has not yet been confirmed.
Human remains positively identified as Robert Baron. 37 year-old Justin Schuback has been arrested for the crime, along with additional charges. View case timeline below:
https://www.nbcnews.com/dateline/pennsylvania-family-desperate-answers-disappearance-beloved-ghigiarelli-s-pizza-owner-n1124306 https://www.newspapers.com/image/522612025/?terms=robert%20baron&match=1 https://www.newspapers.com/image/593404398/?terms=robert%20baron&match=1 https://www.newspapers.com/image/526558031/?terms=robert%20baron&match=1
Last updated 4/22/2023