Vanessa Blanchard

Blanchard, circa 2013

  • Missing Since 08/30/2013
  • Missing From Palmetto, Florida
  • Classification Lost/Injured Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race Black
  • Date of Birth 04/23/1987 (33)
  • Age 26 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'5, 210 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes.

Details of Disappearance

Blanchard was last seen in Palmetto, Florida on September 30, 2013. She was sighted jumping from the Skyway Bridge at 5:15 p.m., and after her disappearance, her car was found parked on the bridge. Her body has never been located.

Investigating Agency

  • Manatee County Sheriff's Office 941-747-3011

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated December 18, 2019; casefile added.