Shannon Elaine Riley Arif

Above: Arif, circa 1998


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 17, 1998 from Clarksville, Tennessee
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: April 4, 1977
  • Age: 20 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'4 - 5'6, 90 - 100 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue eyes. Arif has a mole on her neck and a mole on the left side of her upper lip. She wears contact lenses and her ears are pierced.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A red and blue Tommy Hilfiger shirt, jogging pants and Nike sneakers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Arif was last seen in Clarksville, Tennessee on March 17, 1998. Her husband saw her before he left for work at 9:40 a.m. Arif was scheduled to work at Wal-Mart from 4:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. that day, but she never showed up. She has never been heard from again. Her car and purse were discovered abandoned at the same Wal-Mart store where she worked. Foul play is suspected in Arif's case.

    Texas authorities are assisting with Arif's investigation. Her disappearance remains unsolved.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Clarksville Police Department


    Source Information
    Texas Department Of Public Safety


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated May 27, 2010; middle added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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