Amena El Sayed
North American Missing Persons Network
Amena El Sayed

1 ap
Above Image: El Sayed, circa 2006 Right; AP to age 12

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 22, 2006 from South Orange, New Jersey
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: August 16, 2002
  • Age: 3
  • Height: 3'0"
  • Weight: 40 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Shoulder length hair,
    dimples on cheeks.
  • NCMEC Case Number: NCMC1036277
  • Case Number: 06-950
  • DNA: Available

  • Details of Disappearance
    Amena was allegedly abducted by her father, Mohammed El Sayed. A federal warrant for Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution was issued for the abductor on September 13, 2006.
    They may have entered Saudi Arabia in June 2006. They may have also traveled to Egypt.

    Above Image: Mohammed El Sayed

  • Date Of Birth: December 27, 1967
  • Height: 5'4"
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Charecteristics: scar on tip of index finger
  • Aliases: May use the last names El Seyed or Elseyed

  • Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    South Orange Police Department (New Jersey)
    Detective Steven Davenport
    1-973-763-3000 or
    Federal Bureau of Investigation (Newark, New Jersey)
    James George
    (973) 792-3000

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