Meili Elaine Wood

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Left: Meili, circa 2004;
Right: Meili, sometime after her abduction


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 22, 2004 from Manassas, Virginia
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date of Birth: March 21, 1998
  • Age: 6 years old
  • Height and Weight: 3'2 - 3'9, 38 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Biracial (Asian/Caucasian) female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Meili's nickname is MeiMei. She was missing her bottom front teeth at the time of her abduction. She has a birthmark on the front of her torso.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Meili disappeared on July 22, 2004 from Manassas, Virginia. She was abducted by her non-custodial mother, Traci Jean Frederick. Photographs and vital statistics for Frederick are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant was issued for her on September 14, 2004. Meili and Frederick are believed to be in China. The child's case remains unsolved.


    Traci Jean Frederick
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    Above Images: Traci Jean Frederick

    Date of Birth: April 26, 1965
    Age: 39 years old
    Height and Weight: 5'4, 120 pounds
    Distinguishing Characteristics: Asian female. Black hair, brown eyes. Frederick may use the names Qi Xu, Chi, or Chi Chi. Frederick may wear eyeglasses.


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


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    Vanished Children's Alliance


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 17, 2010; picture added.

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