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Personal Information

Photo
Surname
Modafferi
Given Name
Kristen Deborah
Alternative Name
Photo After Aging (Age Progression)
Link to Photo (URL)
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Demographics

Date of Birth
June 1, 1979
Age
18
Age Group
Teenager
Gender
Female
Hair Color
Brunette
Eye Color
Brown
Height (ft'in")
5'6
Height (cm)
168
Weight (lbs)
140
Weight (kg)
63.5
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Distinguishing Characteristics
Dimples
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: Tan, Shirt: Black, Shirt: Blue, Shirt: Button-Down, Shirt: Long-Sleeved, Shirt: Plaid, Shirt: T-Shirt, Shoes: Sneakers
Clothing (Full Description)
May have been carrying a green Jansport backpack w/ black mesh pocket on the front and two library books inside. Wearing: (Black Spinelli's t-shirt; long-sleeved dark blue plaid flannel shirt; tan pants; possibly Fly London sneakers with laces in the front and behind the heel. Imprint of fly on each sole).
Photo of Clothing or Accessories
Possessions / Accessories
Date of Disappearance
June 23, 1997
Address
Croker Galleria Mall
Country
United States
Province or State
California
City
San Francisco
Postal Code
94102
Taken From (Location)
Circumstances
Alone
Vehicle
License Plate
Photo of Vehicle
Suspect
Unknown
Suspect Description
Photo of Suspect
Status
Missing
Remains Were Recovered
Recovery of Remains
Latitude
37.7895
Longitude
-122.4052

Further Details

Notes
Last seen the afternoon of June 23 at her workplace (a coffee shop in Crocker Galleria Mall). She was new to San Francisco; moving there from North Carolina to attend summer school at University of California-Berkeley. Did not own a car; used public transportation. She asked a colleague for directions to Baker Beach and may have headed there after work. Approximately 45 minutes after she ended her shift, she was seen on the Mall's second floor with an unidentified blonde woman holding the same kind of Jansport backpack. K9 units tracked her scent to Geary Street Number 38 bus stop which would head to Sutro Park Beach
See Also
Contact Agency
FBI
Contact Police (Email)
Contact Police (Phone)
(855) 835-5317
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/kristen-modafferi
Poster(s)
Other Photos
Case File Photos