North American Missing Persons Network
Susan Lynn Ault

Above Image: Ault, circa 2001

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 25, 2001 from Wahkiakum County, Washington
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: September 25, 1961
  • Age: 39
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Tattoo on left wrist
  • Case Number: 01000899
  • Dentals: Available
  • DNA: Available

  • Details of Disappearance
    Susan Ault was last seen on June 24, 2001 after she had an argument with suspected serial killer Michael John Braae with whom she shared a trailer in Rosburg.
    Later in the month, her purse and credit card were located by search dogs at a rest stop off Interstate 5 near Castle Rock, near the Tuttle River in June 2001.

    Michael Braae is the prime suspect in her disappearance. Susan Ault had met Braae in March 2001 in the bar she worked at as a waitress. In June, she moved in in Braae's trailer. On June 24, the couple were heard fighting, Susan Ault hasn't been seen since.

    Braae, suspected of killing at least two women, was arrested in the end of July 2001. He has refused to divulge any information about Susan Ault's dissapearance.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Wahkiakum County Sheriff's Office
    Detective Mike Balch
    (360) 795-3242

    Source Information
    Wahkiakum County Sheriff's Office
    Seattle PI