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Personal Information

Photo
Surname
Degree
Given Name
Asha Jaquilla
Alternative Name
Photo After Aging (Age Progression)
Link to Photo (URL)
thesuitcasedetective.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/ASHA-JAQUILLA-DEGREE.jpeg

Demographics

Date of Birth
August 5, 1990
Age
9
Age Group
Child
Gender
Female
Hair Color
Black
Eye Color
Brown
Height (ft'in")
4'6
Height (cm)
137
Weight (lbs)
60
Weight (kg)
27.2
Ethnicity
African or Black
Distinguishing Characteristics
Photo of Distinguishing Feature
Medical
Physical Abnormality
Tattoos
Scars & Other Marks
Piercings
Shoe Size
Nationality
United States
Languages Spoken

Disappearance

In-Depth Case Overview:
Map of Key Locations
Clothing (Key Word)
Pants: White, Shirt: White, Shoes: Sneakers, Shoes: White
Clothing (Full Description)
A black backpack & black Tweety Bird purse, blue jeans w/ a red stripe, black sneakers, long-sleeved white shirt w/ purple lettering, red vest w/ black trim, black overalls w/ Tweety Bird on them, a long-sleeved black and white shirt
Photo of Clothing or Accessories
Possessions / Accessories
Date of Disappearance
February 14, 2000
Address
Highway 18
Country
United States
Province or State
North Carolina
City
Shelby
Postal Code
28150
Taken From (Location)
Circumstances
Alone, Walking
Vehicle
green 1973 Lincoln Mark IV or Ford Thunderbird
License Plate
Photo of Vehicle
Suspect
Unknown
Suspect Description
Photo of Suspect
Status
Missing
Remains Were Recovered
Recovery of Remains
Latitude
35.3418
Longitude
-81.5064

Further Details

Notes
Family saw her asleep in her bed at approximately 2:30am. Between 3:30-4:30am, drivers on Highway 18 saw her walking along Highway 18 (N. of Shelby). May have been seen getting into a green 1973 Lincoln Mark IV or Ford Thunderbird. Asha seems to have taken with her a black backpack & black Tweety Bird purse, blue jeans w/ a red stripe, black sneakers, long-sleeved white shirt w/ purple lettering, red vest w/ black trim, black overalls w/ Tweety Bird on them, a long-sleeved black and white shirt. Her pencil, marker and Mickey Mouse hair bow were found at Turner's Upholstery in the door of the attached tool shed. More than a year later, her backpack was found double-wrapped in black plastic and buried along the highway in Burke County in the opposite direction of where she was walking. May be wearing: (White Shirt, White Jeans, White Sneakers)
See Also
Contact Agency
FBI
Contact Police (Email)
Contact Police (Phone)
(855) 835-5314
Contact Police (Local)
911
Contact Police (Website)
tips.fbi.gov/contact
Alternative Contact
Crime Stoppers: https://www.crimestoppersusa.org/programs/locate-a-program/ICMP: icmp@icmp.intNCMEC: (800) 843-5678
Notice URL
www.fbi.gov/wanted/kidnap/asha-jaquilla-degree
Poster(s)
Other Photos
Case File Photos