Jennifer Sophia Marteliz
North American Missing Persons Network
Jennifer Sophia Marteliz

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Above Images: Right: Age-progressed to age 38

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: November 15, 1982 from Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida
  • Classification: Non-Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: June 9, 1975
  • Age: 7
  • Height: 4'0"
  • Weight: 60 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: 3 moles: right side of nose, upper chest,
    collarbone area. Pierced ears. Cleft chin. Large top front teeth.
  • Clothing: Orange print dress with yellow flowers; maroon shoes; a hair comb
    with ribbons and flowers.
  • Jewelry: Gold necklace. Heart shaped gold post earrings.
  • AKA: Firecracker
  • Case Number: 82-065972
  • NCIC Number: M-186647380

  • Details of Disappearance
    Jennifer was last seen walking home from school, at around 3:00 p.m., approximately one block from her home. She was last seen checking the mailbox at her father's North Tampa duplex.

    She was carrying school papers and chatting with a friend just minutes before she disappeared on November 15, 1982.

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

    Source Information
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
    Unsolved in the News