Samantha Jean Hopper

Hopper, circa 1998

  • Missing Since 09/11/1998
  • Missing From Russellville, Arkansas
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race White
  • Date of Birth 10/22/1978 (42)
  • Age 19 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'2, 125 pounds
  • Medical Conditions Hopper was eight months pregnant at the time of her disappearance.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue eyes. Hopper has a scar on her neck. Her ears are pierced. She may use the last name Mahan.

Details of Disappearance

Hopper was last seen in Russellville, Arkansas on September 11, 1998. She came home from work and told her mother that she, her 22-month-old daughter Courtney Holt, and a friend were going to a concert in Little Rock, Arkansas and would be back on September 12. They were traveling in a blue 1989 Ford Tempo.

Hopper and Courtney have never been heard from again. Few details are available in their cases.

Investigating Agency

  • Stuttgart Police Department 870-673-1414
  • Pope County Sheriff's Office 479-968-2558

Updated 4 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated June 23, 2018; two pictures added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.