Dateline NBC's social and digital series 'Missing in America' began on December 5,following a question the night before to our Facebook community, "Do you know anyone who has simply vanished?
Since that first post, every week we have tried to feature the story of a different missing person brought to our attention by a member of our social communities. Please take a moment to look at their faces and read and share their stories. Someone, somewhere, saw something that may help authorities. Could it be you or one of your friends?
If a loved one or someone from your area is missing and you would like us to possibly feature their story in the series, please reach out to us on our FacebookTwitter or Instagram s. The year-old has been missing ever since. Erin had moved to Alaska the year prior and was working as a nanny.
They drove to the Girdwood Forest Fair, and according to witness statements to the Alaska State Troopers, Erin was last seen at a beer garden with her date before they left around 6 p. In a statement to authorities inDave Combs said they walked to his car, but the lights had been left on and it would not start.
When he returned to the car, Erin was gone. He told authorities he figured Erin returned to the fair. When he tried to start the car this time, it worked. He stated he went back to the fair and searched for Erin until about 1 a.
He added there are no suspects in her disappearance but said they have attempted to reach Dave Combs multiple times for questioning. He told Dateline in that there have been no updates in her case. She would be 49 years old today.
McPherron at She never made it. Police said security cameras captured Duffy leaving the Maintree Apartments on foot around p.
In the video, Duffy is wearing a blue jacket, light blue shirt and blue jeans. For weeks, law enforcement, assisted by K-9 units, searched the area where Duffy was known to frequently travel by foot. Chief Mark Robl of the Homer Police Department told Dateline the case is still open but at a standstill until they receive some new information.
The Facebook group Bring Duffy Home was created as a place to discuss the case and share stories of Duffy. Duffy is described as 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around pounds.
She has blue eyes, brown hair and wears glasses. Fifteen-year-old Alicia Navarro was last seen at her home in Glendale, Arizona, in the very early morning hours of September 15, I will be back. I swear.
Her mother Jessica told Dateline that she is especially worried because her daughter is on the autism spectrum and is known to be shy or anxious in some social situations. Glendale Police Sgt. A Facebook called Finding Alicia Navarro has been created for anyone wanting to discuss the case or provide information that may lead to her whereabouts. Alicia has brown eyes, brown hair and braces.
She may have been wearing a sweatshirt, a whitewash denim overall skirt and black and white Vans-type sneakers and carrying a silver Apple MacBook Pro laptop. After a few days of searching, family called authorities to report Brad missing.
Brooke Allensworth was last seen on July 12,a day after getting her hair and nails done at a salon in Independence County, Arkansas. She was 37 years old.
On July 27, police in Independence County got a call that a vehicle registered to Brooke was found under a bridge. Some of her personal belongings were found inside the car. There was no of a struggle. There have been no updates in her case.
If you have any information on the circumstances surrounding her disappearance, please call the Arkansas State Police at Despite active pursuits on social media for many years now, the families of five young men who went missing in the San Francisco, California area over the past decade still have few answers.
Le and searches have unearthed virtually no clues in any of their cases, but members of every family have banded together to help in the search efforts and cope with their shared grief.
If you have any information regarding any of these five cases, please contact the San Francisco Police Department at High school teacher Christina Bastian and her dog, Coco, were last seen together in the early hours of November 1,at a friend's home near Apple Valley, California. Her truck was located, abandoned, on a dirt road along Highway The next day, her dog Coco was found alive by a stranger nearly 70 miles from where the truck had been located.
In the five years since Christina vanished, there have been few clues discovered in the case. Veta Belford, 19, was last seen leaving her shift at Home Depot in Sacramento, California, October 17,after being laid off from her job. She did not have a car and left on foot. Her phone has been turned off since that day. Several days later, the year-old called her sister Laura saying she was in distress and wanted to come home.
Soon after that phone call, Nancy was reported missing by her boyfriend, who reportedly told police he dropped her off at a shopping mall outside El Centro, California, while he was finishing deliveries.
He said Nancy was not there when he returned, according to police. It was just before 1 a.
Several hours later, a call came in to the California State Highway Patrol that a burning vehicle had been discovered in an orchard near Goshen, about 30 miles away from the casino. Cecilia was last seen with her husband, Francisco Valdivia. In December ofthe Tulare County District Attorney's office filed charges against Valdivia for felony murder and arson.
A woman, Rosalina Lopez, who was also married to Valdivia, was charged with one felony count of being an accessory to murder after the fact. Donald Cavanaugh and David Neily both had done work for the same small horse ranch in California outside Westport, a town with only 60 residents.
Both men have also been missing for more than a decade and are feared dead. Donald Cavanaugh, then 63, was reported missing in Mayin Ukiah, California after a dispute with his nephew, James DeNoyer, who was the ranch owner.
David Neily, then 69, was reported missing in Westport, California just one year later, also reportedly after a confrontation with DeNoyer. Both men's vehicles were found on DeNoyer's ranch property. According to the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office, the investigations are considered open and ongoing. If you have information about either of these cases, you are encouraged to call the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office at Police recovered her Mercedes abandoned in a rural area outside Los Angeles several days later.
Several searches conducted over the past five years in relation to the case have not yielded anything ificant. Foul play has not been ruled out. Police told Dateline there are no recent updates in this case. The year-old, who was last seen on May 4,had been living with her girlfriend Danielle Meeden in Winterhaven.
Diana had left her purse, cell phone and personal belongings behind. Investigator J. On the night of March 17,Max Greenfield began messaging his friends asking if anyone wanted to go to the Lucky 7 Casino in Smith River, California.
Security footage provided by the casino shows Max, 25, arriving around 1 a. Around a. Max and the man are then seen walking south across the parking lot, parallel to Highwayuntil they go off camera, still walking south.
Eighteen minutes later, the man re-entered the casino alone. According to Melissa, they ate dinner together before Karlie went to bed. In a March interview on the Dr. Phil daytime talk show, Melissa told Dr. Did you -- she was still in bed at that time --did you go back and lay down?
Phil asked Melissa on the show which aired on March 25, That -- the Dateline NBC? Authorities say Karlie was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and grey sweatpants. He was traveling to visit his girlfriend in Seattle when, on October 10,he mysteriously disappeared. Rico, then 37, was last seen leaving the home that he shared with his mother in Alhambra, California.
Three days later, his vehicle was found in the Yolo County Regional Park area near Rumsey, California, about miles north of Alhambra. His wallet, cell phone and backpack were all located nearby. Anyone with information about Rico should contact the Yolo County Sheriff's Department at The last time anyone saw year-old Elaine Park was in the early-morning hours of Saturday, January 28, He said despite his efforts to have her stay, Elaine drove off in her car.