Olynthia Ann Harper

Above: Harper, circa 1985


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 20, 1985 from Syracuse, New York
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 27, 1960
  • Age: 25 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'5, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Brown hair, brown eyes.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A denim jacket and tan pants.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Harper was last seen in Syracuse, New York on September 20, 1985. She left her two children with an acquaintance in the 700 block of west Onandaga Street at 11:00 p.m. She never returned for them and has never been heard from again. Harper lived in the 70 block of Caton Drive at the time of her disappearance, and frequented parks on South Avenue. Her case remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Syracuse Police Department


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 11, 2010; middle name and date of birth added.

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