Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Melanie was last seen at approximately 8:00am after dropping her children off at a daycare in the vicinity of the 3000 block of E. Dupont Avenue in Belle, WV.
Her vehicle, described as a gold 1998 Chevy Ventura minivan, was located abandoned four days later in the vicinity of Wyoming Street and Beuhring Avenue in Charleston, WV. Her purse, cellphone, debit and food stamp card were gone. She told family and day care workers she was headed to Garnett Career College and West Virginia State College, but there's no indication she made it.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Kanawha County Sheriff's Office