Taveta Michelle Hobbs

Above Images: Hobbs, circa 2008

  • Missing Since
  • Missing From Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Height and Weight 5'2 - 5'6, 130 - 170 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics African-American female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Hobbs is supposed to wear eyeglasses, but they were left behind. Her ears are pierced.

Details of Disappearance

Hobbs was last known to be living in the 5900 block of Edgebury Road in Raleigh, North Carolina, and working in Cary, North Carolina. According to her husband, she abruptly left him in October or November 2008 and went to California, without telling him why. She left her car behind as well as other personal belongings, including her jewelry, diary, two pairs of eyeglasses and her computer. She has never been heard from again.

Hobbs was studying stenography at the time of her disappearance, and she had a job in Cary, North Carolina. She wasn't reported missing until October 2009; her brother filed the report. There has been no activity on her credit cards or bank accounts since her disappearance, and no evidence that she has been employed anywhere. Foul play is possible in her case, which remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Raleigh Police Department 919-996-3555

Updated 4 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated May 30, 2015; date of birth added.