Karen Vanessa Young
North American Missing Persons Network
Karen Vanessa Young

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 7, 2011 from Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 52
  • Height: 5'2-5'3"
  • Weight: 130 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Sandy Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Sex: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Wore glasses. Dark birthmark
    on front of neck, scar on arm near elbow.
  • Clothing: She was last seen wearing black pin-striped pants
    with a cream top and black necktie.
  • Case Number: 1106300274

  • Details of Disappearance
    Karen Young and her boyfriend Randall Childs were seen at an apartment in the 3000 block of Grand River near Rosa Parks in Detroit on June 7, 2011. They got into an argument and she left the apartment. Randall followed after her and the two have not been seen since.

    Karen had been laid off from her Parks and Recreation Dept. job and Randall was a former dishwasher at an Oakland County restaurant.

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

    Source Information
    The Examiner