Mary Elizabeth Carter

Above: Carter, circa 1984


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 14, 1984 from Washoe County, Nevada
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: August 17, 1924
  • Age: 60 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'3, 125 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, blue eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Carter was last seen in Washoe County, Nevada on December 14, 1984. She planned to go to Carson City, Nevada to find a job, but it is unknown if she ever arrived. Some time after her disappearance, Carter's wallet was found and turned into Harvey's, an establishment in Lake Tahoe, California. Her case remains unsolved.

    Some agencies state that Carter vanished on December 3, 1984.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Washoe County Sheriff's Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office
    The Doe Network
    Washoe County Sheriff's Office


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