LaTonya Loretta Cardine RESOLVED LaTonya, circa 1998 Missing Since 12/24/1998 Missing From Gary, Indiana Classification Endangered Missing Age 17 years old Height and Weight - Distinguishing Characteristics - Details of Disappearance LaTonya was last seen in Gary, Indiana on December 24, 1998. In May 2006, she was found deceased. Authorities believe she has been dead since shortly after her disappearance. Her death remains under investigation. Investigating Agency - Source Information The Gary Post-Tribune . .