Resolved Cases
All cases profiled in this section feature individuals who were missing and have been located. Investigations may continue in certain instances (i.e. homicide).

Certain cases are not listed in this section at the request of the victim's family members or law enforcement officials.

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Drew James Drees
Drew

Drew, 2, was abducted by his non-custodial mother, Padmashini Devi Drees, from McKinney, Texas on December 30, 2006. She took him out of the country; she had shared custody with Drew's father and didn't have permission to do this. While they were missing, they lived in at least seven countries in Asia and Europe. In July 2014, Padmashini returned to the United States with her son. She was arrested on arrival and Drew had a happy reunion with his searching father.

Source Information:
The Dallas Morning News

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Darrell J. Hill
Hill

Hill, 29, disappeared from Los Angeles, California on March 6, 1993. His remains were found in a ditch along State Route 16 in Purdy, Washington at Christmastime in 1994. They were initially thought to be female and this was part of the reason why they remained unidentified for so long. Hill's body was identified in 2014. He had been shot several times in the head and his murder is under investigation.

Source Information:
CBS News

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Bobby Dale Jamison, Madyson Stormy Star Jamison and Sherilynn Leighann Jamison
Bobby Madyson Sherilynn

Bobby, 44, his wife Sherilynn, 40, and their daughter Madyson, 6, disappeared together from Red Oak, Oklahoma on October 8, 2009. Their partial skeletal remains were located near Kinta in northern Latimer County, Oklahoma in November 2013. This was just three miles from where their truck had been found abandoned a week after their disappearances. The Jamisons' remains were identified via DNA in July 2014. Their deaths are under investigation.

Source Information:
The Muskogee Phoenix

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Mary Lynn Andersen
Andersen

Andersen, 23, disappeared from Gillette, Wyoming sometime in 1982. Her body was found buried in a shallow grave thirteen miles outside of Gillette in August 1983, but the remains weren't identified until July 2014. Her murder is still under investigation.

Source Information:
The Casper Star-Tribune

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Angie Campos and Brenda Campos
Angie Brenda

Angie, 10, and Brenda, 8, were abducted by their non-custodial father from Anaheim, California on March 4, 2010. He was found safe in July 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Emanuel Guzman
Guzman

Emanuel, 1, was abducted by his non-custodial parents from Colorado Springs, Colorado on May 21, 2009. He was found safe in July 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Ashwin Parameshwaran Jayaprakash
Jayaprakash

Ashwin, 7, was abducted by his non-custodial mother from Milpitas, California on June 10, 2005. He was found safe in July 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Nely Noemi Velasquez-Diaz
Velasquez-Diaz

Nely, 5, was abducted by her non-custodial mother from Chattanooga, Tennessee on March 5, 2010. She was found safe in July 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Thomas Peter Karambelas
Karambelas

Karambelas, 41, disappeared from South Elgin, Illinois on December 22, 2011. His body was located in September 2013; he'd intentionally sealed himself in a warehouse freezer and died of asphxia. His death was ruled a suicide.

Source Information:
The Daily Herald

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Shunte Mone Coleman
Coleman

Coleman, 25, disappeared from Jacksonville, Texas on July 3, 2006. In March 2014, her remains were found in a wooded area in San Augustine County, Texas; they were identified in June. Coleman's death is under investigation.

Source Information:
The Tyler Morning Telegraph

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Nancy Grace Daniel
Daniel

Nancy, 14, disappeared from Orlando, Florida on September 7, 1976. About six months later, hunter found her remains at the edge of Lake Mann in Orlando, four miles from where she was last seen. Nancy's body wasn't identified until June 2014, nearly forty years after her disappearance. Her death is still under investigation. The remains of another teen girl were found in the same vicinity in January 1977; they are still unidentified.

Source Information:
The Orlando Sentinel

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Iputuadrian Ruiz Arta
Arta

Iputuadrian, 4, was abducted by his non-custodial father from Asheville, North Carolina on October 25, 2008. He was found safe in June 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Emily Valentina Rojo-Cruz
Rojo-Cruz

Emily, 1, was abducted by her non-custodial parents from Lakeland, Florida on August 7, 2009. She was found safe in June 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Carol Wood
Wood

Wood, 30, disappeared from Oswego, New York on August 4, 1996. In June 2014, her body was found inside her Toyota Corolla, which was pulled out of the Oswego River. Wood's death remains under investigation; the cause and manner of death have yet to be determined.

Source Information:
The Syracuse Post-Standard

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Nicholas Albert Tortora
Tortora

Tortora, 21, disappeared from Twisp, Washington on June 3, 2012. In April 2014, his skeletal remains were found near the Methow River, about half a mile from his home. Investigators stated there were no indications of foul play in his death.

Source Information:
The Methow Valley News
The Omak Chronicle

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Cara Marie Cox
Cox

Cara, 8, was abducted by her non-custodial father from Deltona, Florida on August 14, 2009. In May 2014, she and her father were located living in a remote area in the state of Hidalgo in central Mexico, using alias names. Cara's father has been arrested and she's been reunited with her searching mother.

Source Information:
CNN

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Dena Fout
Fout

Fout, 41, disappeared from Loranger, Louisiana on August 4, 2009. Her skeletal remains were found near Loranger in May 2014. Her death is under investigation.

Source Information:
WBRZ

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Sheyannah Diamond McGlone
McGlone

Sheyannah, 16, ran away from her Decatur, Georgia residence on March 6, 2012. She was found safe in June 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Jesse Morgan Hicks Jr.
Hicks

Hicks, 47, disappeared from Nelson County, Virginia on September 1, 2004. In May 2014, his remains were found near Keene, Virginia. His death is under investigation.

Source Information:
WTOP 103.5 FM

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Kelli Marie Bordeaux
Bordeaux

Bordeaux, 23, disappeared from Fayetteville, North Carolina on April 14, 2012. In May 2014, her remains were found in a wooded area five miles from the bar where she was last seen. Nicholas Michael Holbert, a convicted sex offender who was with her the night of her disappearance, has been charged with her murder.

Source Information:
WGHP Fox 8

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David Samuel Dennis
Dennis

David, 17, ran away from his Detroit, Michigan residence on January 28, 2011. He was found safe in April 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Lucia Oliveros-Suarez
Oliveros-Suarez

Lucia, 14, ran away from her Hyattsville, Maryland residence on July 14, 2006. She was found safe in May 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Annette Carla Clark
Clark

Annette, 6, was abducted by her non-custodial mother from New Paltz, New York on November 21, 2001. She was found safe in April 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Karen Lopez-Garcia
Lopez-Garcia

Karen, 15, ran away from her San Diego, California residence on April 20, 2011. She was found safe in April 2014.

Source Information:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

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Shari Lynne Ball
Ball

Ball, 20, disappeared from Boca Raton, Florida on June 27, 1983. In October that year, her body was found in Shelby, New York. It wasn't identified until April 2014, however, nearly thirty years later. The cause of Ball's death hasn't been determined, but foul play is suspected.

Source Information:
WHEC 10

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