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Find Missing Melissa Ann Espinoza!

Find Missing Melissa Ann Espinoza!

Find missing Melissa Ann Espinoza!
Her family last saw her argue with her mom.
She stormed out of the apartment.
But days before she vanished.
Early in the morning the next day
She was seen sitting on top of a car hood.
Ir was at an apartment complex.
Unknown people were last seen in the area.
It has been 26 years
Since her loved ones last saw her.
It has been 26 years
Since her loved ones last heard from her.
Where is this long-term missing preteen girl?

Find Missing Melissa Ann Espinoza!
Details

Find Missing Melissa Ann Espinoza!

Missing Person: Melissa Ann Espinoza
Missing Since
12/02/1993
Missing From
Rancho Cordova, California
Classification
Non-Family Abduction
Date of Birth
09/23/1981 (38 years old current age)
Age when last seen
12 years old
Height and Weight
5’1, 125 pounds
Clothing/Jewelry Description
A black Chicago Bulls jacket, a black low-cut blouse, black pants and black low-top Nike sneakers.
Distinguishing Characteristics
Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Melissa’s hair was permed at the time of her 1993 disappearance, and she usually wore it tied in a ponytail and slicked back with gel. She has a a heart encircling the letter “M” carved near the thumb of one of her hands, scars on both knees and a one-inch scar on her chin.

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Circumstances

Melissa Ann Espinoza was last seen in her hometown of Rancho Cordova, California on December 2, 1993. She had an argument with her mother at 11:00 P.M. on December 1. She left the house angry. At 3:00 A.M., she was seen sitting on a car hood in the parking lot of an apartment complex on White Rock Road.

Melissa and her family had lived in the complex before January 1993, when there was a fire and they moved. The area around the White Rock Road complex was frequented by pimps and drug dealers in 1993 and was considered dangerous.

Melissa’s parents are divorced. She had lived with her father and two older siblings in Sacramento, California in 1993, but moved in with her mother and younger brother a month before her disappearance. She has a history of running away after arguments, but had always returned within a short time.

Melissa was close to her brother at the time of her disappearance; he says she would have never been gone this long without contacting him. She also called her grandmother daily.

Melissa’s brother stated he saw some suspicious people. They were near her apartment in the days prior to her disappearance. And he believes they may have been involved in her case. No one has been charged in connection with her disappearance, however, and no one is named as a suspect.

Due to the lack of clues in Melissa’s case, it is classified as a non-family abduction. She is considered to be missing under suspicious circumstances. And foul play is suspected in her disappearance.

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Appeal

Melissa Ann Espinoza has been missing for 26 years. Sadly, the last contact that this long-term missing preteen girl has has with her mother was an argument. This is the last memory that her loved ones have of her. And it is possible that unidentified individuals seen days before Melissa vanished, may have been involved in her disappearance. Did someone approach Melissa, groom her, and lure her to vanish in order to be in their company? Do you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Melissa Ann Espinoza? Do you have any information concerning the person (s) who may be involved in her disappearance?

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Contact Information

If you think you know the whereabouts of Melissa Ann Espinoza, BEFORE TAKING ANY ACTION, please contact the law Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office at: (916) 874-5115 or (916) 874-5467. You may contact your local law enforcement agency. You may contact the California Department of Justice at 1-800-222-FIND (24 hour nationwide toll-free Hotline). You may contact: (916) 210-3119. You may email the Office at missing.persons@doj.ca.gov. Or you can leave your tip online: Click here to leave your tip online. You may contact the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children: 1-800-843-5678.

Agency Case Number: 93-90888
NCMEC Case Number: 787469
NamUs Case Number: MP5668
NCIC Case Number: M-673123250

Melissa Ann Espinoza has a National Center for Missing and Exploited Children’s poster. The above image is courtesy of this profile. Click here to view it.
Melissa Ann Espinoza has a Doe Network profile. Click here to view it.
Melissa Ann Espinoza has a NamUs profile. Click here to view it.
The California Attorney General Office features Melissa Ann Espinoza’s case on the website. Click here to view it.
This is a 2017 article about Melissa Ann Espinoza’s disappearance. Click here to learn more.
This is a POLLY KLAAS FOUNDATION profile for this long-term missing preteen girl. Click here to view it.
This is a WEBSLEUTHS page for this long-term missing preteen girl. Click here to learn more.
The above information is found on Melissa Ann Espinoza’s Charley Project Page. I have adapted and remixed it. It is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial 4.0 International License.

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