Cheryl Denise Cottrell

Above: Cottrell, circa 2002

  • Missing Since 10/10/2002
  • Missing From Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Height and Weight 5'4 - 5'5, 120 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description Blue jeans.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes. Cottrell has stretch marks on her abdomen from a prior pregnancy, and her ears are pierced. She may use the last names Jones and/or Thomas.

Details of Disappearance

Cottrell was last seen in Little Rock, Arkansas on October 10, 2002. She was driving a beige or tan 1985 Delta 88 Royale at the time of her disappearance. She has never been heard from again. Cottrell left a note for her husband saying she loved him and that he should look for her in the river. Few details are available in her case.

Investigating Agency

  • Little Rock Police Department 501-371-6867

Source Information

Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated November 20, 2011; clothing/jewelry description added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.