Brianna Christine Warnes

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Left: Brianna, circa 1996;
Right: Age-progression to age 23 (circa 2016)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 11, 1996 from Henderson, Nevada
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date of Birth: April 22, 1993
  • Age: 2 years old
  • Height and Weight: 2'8, 64 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Red hair, blue eyes. Brianna may use the last names Hawkins and/or Peterson.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Brianna was last seen in Henderson, Nevada on March 11, 1996. She was abducted by her non-custodial mother, Traci Renee Hawkins. A photograph of Hawkins and her vital statistics are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant was issued for her on December 12, 1996.

    Brianna's and Hawkins's whereabouts are unknown, but Hawkins is from California and they could have gone there. They could also in Mexico. The child's case remains unsolved.


    Traci Renee Hawkins
    Above: Traci Renee Hawkins

    Date of Birth: December 9, 1969
    Age: 26 years old
    Height and Weight: 5'7, 150 pounds
    Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue eyes. Hawkins may use the last names Warnes and/or Peterson. She may dye her hair. She has scars on her right arm, her chest, and her abdomen.


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

    Shasta County District Attorney's Office


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    California Attorney General's Office
    Vanished Children's Alliance
    Happy Schools -- Safer, More Effective ESL Classrooms
    Our Missing Children


    Updated 7 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 16, 2017; age-progression updated.

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