Marinthia Ann McCoy

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Above Images: McCoy, circa 1989

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 20, 1989 from Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 29, 1963
  • Age: 26 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'0, 135 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Blonde hair, brown or blue eyes. McCoy has a large rose tattoo on her left arm. A tattoo of the Rolling Stones logo is on her chest. She has a stocky build.
  • Medical Conditions: McCoy is an alcoholic.
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    Details of Disappearance

    McCoy was a resident of Jacksonville, Florida at the time of her 1989 disappearance. She traveled to Daytona Beach, Florida with a male companion on Spetember 19, 1989 and stayed overnight at the Marriott Hotel in the city. McCoy partied that night and danced in a local bar's bikini contest.

    McCoy hired a limosine to go back to Jacksonville at 3:30 a.m. on September 20. The limosine driver told investigators that he dropped McCoy off in Jacksonville, but she has never been seen again. The limosine driver, who is now in prison for bank robbery, was interviewed several times by police and has denied involvement in her disappearance. Besides the driver's account, there is no evidence that McCoy ever made it back to Jacksonville.

    McCoy is twice divorced. She had a new bartending job and a son in Jacksonville who was two years old at the time of her 1989 disappearance. She left behind her newly purchased car. Foul play is suspected in her case.

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    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Daytona Beach Police Department
    386-671-5100

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    Source Information
    Daytona Beach Police Department
    The Doe Network
    Justice Coalition
    The St. Petersburg Times

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    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 16, 2006; details of disappearance updated.

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