Nicki Virginia Lee Elkins


Nicki, circa 1981

  • Missing Since 02/14/1981
  • Missing From Miami, Florida
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race White
  • Age 16 years old
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian female.

Details of Disappearance

Nicki disappeared from Miami, Florida on February 14, 1981. On March 9, her body was found floating in a canal in Moore Haven, Florida. She had been killed by a blow to the head and had probably only been dead for about a day, but decomposition had already rendered her unrecognizable. Her body was not identified until September 2020.

Investigating Agency

  • Miami-Dade Police Department 305-715-3300

Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated September 30, 2020; case resolved.