Stephanie Danielle Merrell

Merrell, circa 2018; Some of Merrell's tattoos

  • Missing Since 08/26/2018
  • Missing From Houston, Texas
  • Classification Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race White
  • Date of Birth 03/21/1991 (28)
  • Age 27 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'1 - 5'3, 115 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A blue t-shirt and blue denim shorts with American flag accents.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian female. Light brown hair, blue/green eyes. Merrell's nose and lip are pierced. She has numerous tattoos, including a butterfly and flowers on her upper left arm, her last name "Merrell", the phrase "True Love Goes Beyond The Grave" and a skull with wings on the inside of her right forearm, barbed wire around her right ankle, a turquoise crescent moon and red and turquoise stars on the top of her left foot, the German word "H√ľndin" on the inside of her left ankle, the words "Rebel Girl" and a heart with a Confederate flag on the back of her left shoulder, a four-leafed clover with stars on the back of her right shoulder, the word "Love" on her right breast, two linked hearts on the lower right side of her abdomen, and other tattoos on the outside of her right lower leg, on her left wrist, and from her left knee to her ankle. Photos of some of the tattoos are posted with this case summary.

Details of Disappearance

Merrell was last seen at the Legacy Inn in the vicinity of 59 and Tidwell Road in downtown Houston, Texas on August 26, 2018. She has never been heard from again. Few details are available in her case.

Investigating Agency

  • Houston Police Department 832-394-1840

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated August 26, 2019; casefile added.