Teresa J. McDonald

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Top Row and Bottom Left: Teresa, circa 1980;
Bottom Right: Age-progression to age 50 (circa 2013)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 15, 1980 from Tunnel Hill, Georgia
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 28, 1963
  • Age: 17 years old
  • Height and Weight: 4'11, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Sandy brown hair, blue eyes. Teresa's nickname is Janie. She has a surgical scar on her abdomen.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Teresa was last seen in Tunnel Hill, Georgia on December 15, 1980. She was hitchhiking to her parents' home in Rhea County, Tennessee at the time. She stopped in Tunnel Hill to call home from a pay phone. This is the last time anyone heard from her; she never arrived to see her parents. Teresa's boyfriend is considered a possible suspect in her disappearance. Few details are available in her case.


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


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated May 16, 2014; age-progression added.

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