Monique Rae Smith

1 AP
Left: Monique, circa 2000;
Right: Age-progression to age 16 (circa 2016)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 12, 2000 from Topeka, Kansas
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 6, 2000
  • Age: 6 weeks old
  • Height and Weight: 1'10, 9 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Biracial (Caucasian/African-American) female. Black hair, brown eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Monique disappeared with her sister, Sidney Keara Smith, and their mother, Jennifer Lancaster. They were seen in Topeka, Kansas on May 12, 2000. They left home at approximately 8:00 p.m. to go to a male acquaintance's home. They never arrived and none of them have ever been heard from again. Lancaster's vehicle was found abandoned at an apartment complex a week later. No one in the family has ever been heard from again; few details are available in their cases.


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


    Source Information
    Project Jason
    For the Lost
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 24, 2017; age-progression updated.

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