Megan Paige Nichols
North American Missing Persons Network
Megan Paige Nichols

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 3, 2014 from Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois
  • Classification: Endangered Runaway
  • Date Of Birth: July 18, 1998
  • Age: 15
  • Height: 5'6" or 168 cm
  • Weight: 111 lbs or 50 kg
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Megan's ears and right
    cartilage are pierced. Small scar on chin, round scar on right arm, brown birthmark just above buttock, round scar on left knee. Mole on top of her head, covered by her hair, Megan walks with a slump, poor posture. A very noticeable cowlick on her forehead.
  • Case Number: M14B7241

  • Details of Disappearance
    Megan was last seen on July 3, 2014, in Fairfield, Illinois. The night after Megan Nichols disappeared, her mother discovered a note she had left behind telling her that she loved her, but she would never be happy at home in Fairfield, Illinois. According to authorities, Megan, who was 15 at the time, withdrew money from a local bank while on her bicycle, prior to her July 3, 2014 disappearance. She also left her cellphone, which had been wiped clean.

    Authorities consider her a runaway, but her family believes she did not leave alone.

    She may travel to Carbondale, Illinois.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Fairfield Police Department (Illinois)
    National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST)

    Source Information
    NBC News