Leah Jean Van Schoick

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Left and Center: Leah, circa 1982;
Right: Age-progression to age 47 (circa 2012)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 15, 1982 from Plantation, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: March 4, 1965
  • Age: 17 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'5, 125 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Blonde hair, hazel eyes. Leah has a three-inch scar on her outer left thigh and a brown birthmark on the inside of her left knee.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Leah was last seen in Plantation, Florida on August 15, 1982. She has never been heard from again. She was living with a biker at the time of her disappearance, and working in a bar in Hallandale Beach, Florida.

    Leah's family resided in New Jersey in 1982, and reported her as a missing person after she stopped calling them. New Jersey authorities are handling her investigation. Foul play is suspected in Leah's case. The biker she lived with is considered a suspect in her disappearance, but no charges have been filed against anyone in her case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    New Jersey State Police


    Source Information
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
    The Doe Network
    The Belleville News-Democrat


    Updated 6 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 21, 2012; age-progression updated.

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