Arlene Day Abbas
North American Missing Persons Network
Arlene Day Abbas

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 6, 1989 from Brooklyn, New York City, New York
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: October 12, 1952
  • Age: 36
  • Height: 5'5-5'7"
  • Weight: 150-170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Blond
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Medical Conditions: Mental health issues
  • Clothing: May be wearing traditional Muslim clothing.
  • NCIC Number: M-614870362

  • Details of Disappearance
    Arlene Abbas was born in Indiana and eventually married and went to live in New Orleans with her husband and children. Arlene converted to the Islamic faith at the time of her marriage. In the mid 1980's Arlene and her husband were divorced and Arlene went to New York, leaving her small children with her husband. In 1988 she was hospitalized in New York city for mental health issues and subsequently released to a halfway house in Brooklyn. Arlene left the halfway house in Brooklyn on January 6, 1989 and was never seen again. It is possible Arlene is institutionalized or does not know how to contact family members

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    New York Police Department

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