Maribel Oquendo-Carrero

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Left: Maribel, circa 1982;
Right: Age-progression to age 38 (circa 2011)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 5 or December 6, 1982 from Homestead, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: October 22, 1973
  • Age: 9 years old
  • Height and Weight: 4'0 - 4'2, 60 - 100 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white t-shirt, blue and pink pants and beige and brown shoes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Maribel was last seen walking to a store in Homestead, Florida on either December 5 or December 6, 1982. She has never been heard from again.

    The circumstances surrounding Maribel's disappearance are unclear, but some agencies state she was abducted by her non-custodial father, Olivo Oquendo Emiliano. Emiliano's date of birth is October 8, 1938; he was forty-four years old in December 1982. Photographs and additional vital statistics for him are unavailable. Maribel's case remains unsolved and few details are available regards her disappearance.


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


    Source Information
    Florida Department of Law Enforcement
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children


    Updated 5 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated December 19, 2011; age-progression updated.

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