North American Missing Persons Network
Yuan Xia Wang

Above Images: Wang, circa 1998 Right; AP to age 26

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 21, 1998 from Lincolnia, Virginia
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: September 13, 1986
  • Age: 12
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: 118 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: Asian/Chinese
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Citizen of China.
    Spoke limited English.
  • Clothing: White t-shirt, blue denim jacket, jeans,
    and white tennis shoes.
  • AKA: "Incha"
  • Case Number: NCMC855390

  • Details of Disappearance
    Wang arrived in the United States from China in August 1998. She resided with a foster family in the 4700 block of Barnum Lane in Alexandria, Virginia and attended seventh grade at Holmes Middle School. Wang was last seen exiting a Fairfax County school bus at approximately 3:00 p.m. on October 21, 1998. The bus was near Lincolnia Road and Deming Avenue in the Lincolnia area of Virginia at the time. Wang never returned to her foster home.

    An extensive search of the area produced no clues as to Wang's whereabouts. She was not familiar with the area at the time of her disappearance. Her immediate family resides in China.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Fairfax County Police Department
    (703) 691-2131

    Source Information
    National Center For Missing and Exploited Children