Melissa Lynn Eck

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Left: Melissa, circa 1992;
Right: Age-progression to age 38 (circa 2014)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 25, 1992 from Pensacola, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: November 8, 1976
  • Age: 15 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6, 110 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, green eyes. Melissa has one of her ears pierced once and the other ear pierced twice. She had Norplant, a birth control device, implanted in her upper left arm at the time of her 1992 disappearance. She also had a BB from a BB gun embedded in her buttocks, with a resulting scar. Melissa always polishes her nails, using conventional colors. Her nickname is Missy and some agencies give her name as Melissa K. Melissa.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A black tank top, black shorts, black shoes and possibly hoop-style earrings, hoop-style bracelets and one or more necklaces.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Melissa was last seen leaving her boyfriend's residence in the 1700 block of Blakely Avenue in Pensacola, Florida on June 25, 1992 at approximately 8:00 p.m. She planned to walk to another friend's home at Patricia Drive and Clara Street, almost a mile away. Her boyfriend walked with her for part of the way before they separated. Melissa never arrived at her friend's home and has not been seen again. She left behind her purse, all of her clothing and two paychecks from her new job at The Original Point Restaurant on Innerarity Road. Foul play is suspected in her disappearance, which remains unsolved..


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


    Source Information
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
    Child Protection Education Of America
    Florida Department Of Law Enforcement
    The Doe Network
    Escambia County Sheriff's Office
    The Pensacola News Journal


    Updated 8 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated June 24, 2017; details of disappearance updated.

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