Sheri Lynn Muhleman

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Above Images: Muhleman, circa 1989


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 27, 1989 from Fremont, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: February 10, 1964
  • Age: 25 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'1, 90 - 100 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, brown eyes.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white pullover sweater and blue jeans.
  • Medical Conditions: Muhleman was pregnant at the time of her disappearance.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Muhleman was living with her boyfriend in Fremont, California at the time of her disappearance. He is the father of their daughter, who was five years old at the time, and the couple reportedly had a stormy relationship.

    Muhleman's boyfriend's sister was the last one to see Muhleman, at 9:30 a.m. on February 27, 1989 in Muhleman's home in the 3400 block of Decoto Road. Her boyfriend stated she was asleep when he left at 8:00 a.m. to go to work, and when he returned, she was gone. Her mother reported her missing two weeks later.

    Although it was raining the day Muhleman disappeared, her coat was left behind. She was unemployed at the time of her disappearance and had a warrant out for her arrest for drug charges, but authorities do not believe she left because of the warrant. She kept in almost daily touch with her relatives prior to her disappearance, but none of them have heard from her since 1989.

    Investigators initially suspected Muhleman's boyfriend in her case, but no evidence has been uncovered linking him to her disappearance. Foul play is suspected in her disappearance.


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



    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office
    The Doe Network
    The San Jose Mercury News
    Fremont Patch


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 2, 2017; picture and clothing/jewelry description added, details of disappearance updated.

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