Lluvia Sharanique McCraw

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Top Row and Bottom Left: Lluvia, circa 2008;
Bottom Right: Age-progression to age 10 (circa 2015)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 24, 2008 from Houston, Texas
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: July 14, 2005
  • Age: 3 years old
  • Height and Weight: 3'0, 30 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes. Lluvia's ears are pierced.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Lluvia disappeared from Houston, Texas on December 24, 2008. Authorities believe she was abducted by her non-custodial mother, Shamanique Shamona Bodie, who was employed as an obstetrician at the time. A photograph and vital statistics for Bodie are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant for custodial interference was issued for her on June 14, 2010. Lluvia's father, Toby McCraw, an American citizen, has full custody of her. He last saw his daughter on Christmas Eve, just before he had to take a business trip overseas. He left Lluvia with her mother. When he returned and went to pick up the child, Bodie had put her house up for sale and she and Lluvia had vanished.

    The last known location of Bodie and Lluvia was in the Bahamas, and they may still be in that country. Bodie is a Bahamian citizen. At the time of Lluvia's disappearance, the child was a student at Children First Academy, a charter school. Her father stated she spent the majority of her time with him and they ate lunch together daily. Her whereabouts are unknown and her disappearance remains unsolved.


    Shamanique S. Bodie
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    Above Images: Shamanique Shamona Bodie

    Date of Birth: August 26, 1978
    Age: 30 years old
    Height and Weight: 5'6, 145 pounds
    Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes.


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


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    Facebook Page for Lluvia McCraw
    Minority News


    Updated 6 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated October 10, 2015; details of disappearance updated.

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