Angela Mae Rader
North American Missing Persons Network
Angela Mae Rader

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Above Images: Rader, circa 1977: age-progressed to 51 years (2013)

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 8, 1977 from Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 30, 1962
  • Age: 14
  • Height: 5'2"
  • Weight: 100 lbs
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Prominent gap between two front teeth,
    Protruding left eye.
  • Case Number: 77-15978
  • NCIC Number: M-036055001

  • Details of Disappearance
    On 02/07/1977 Angela Rader and her friend, Tammy Akers, were dropped off at their Junior High School in Roanoke, Virginia. The girls did not attend school that day and have not been seen since.

    Earl Bramblett, a known pedophile, was a known associate of the family and has been a suspect in the disappearance. It is suspected that Tammy and Angela rode with Bramblett out to his custom built house in Bedford County. Earl Bramblett has denied any involvement in their disappearances.

    Earl Bramblett was executed in 2003 for the Murder of a family in Vinton Virginia.

    MtDNA profile has been obtained from family and profile has been entered into CODIS by the National Center for Missing and Exploited children.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Roanoke Police Department
    Det. L.P. Manning
    (540) 853-5305
    National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST)

    Source Information
    Roanoke Police Department