Emma Lee Staten

Above: Staten, circa 1990


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 5, 1990 from Palatka, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: February 3, 1966
  • Age: 24 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Staten was last seen at a now-defunct nightclub in Palatka, Florida on June 5, 1990. She has never been heard from again. Foul play is suspected in her case, which remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Crimestoppers of Northeast Florida
    Florida Department of Law Enforcement
    The Palatka Daily News


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 8, 2016; details of disappearance updated.

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