Wendy M. Kimura

Above: Kimura, circa 1999


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 21, 1999 from Cary, Illinois
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 21, 1971
  • Age: 28 years old
  • Height and Weight: 4'11 - 5'0, 100 - 110 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Asian female. Black hair, brown eyes. Kimura's hair was short at the time of her disappearance. She may wear it shaved in the front and longer in the back.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A St. Edward School jacket with red trim and the word "April" stitched on the front in red lettering, and black pants. She carried a silver crucifix and two sets of rosary beads, one black and one transparent.
  • Medical Conditions: Kimura suffers from schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Kimura resided in Chicago, Illinois in 1999. On May 20, she took a train to Cary, Illinois to spend the night with a friend who lived in the 200 block of Northwest Highway in Cary, Illinois. She was last seen walking on Route 14 in Cary the next day. She may have been trying to catch a train in Cary or in Fox River Grove, Illinois. She resided in Chicago, Illinois. She has never been heard from again. Few details are available in her case.

    Kimura doesn't have many family members, but the police are in contact with what relatives she does have. Some agencies report Kimura disappeared from Fox River Grove and give the date of her disappearance as May 20, 1999.


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


    Source Information
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    The Northwest Herald
    The Chicago Tribune


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 18, 2013; alternate height and weight added, distinguishing characteristics, clothing/jewelry description and details of disappearance updated.

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