Samantha Jean Hopper

RESOLVED

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 (43)
  • Age 19 years old
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian female.

Details of Disappearance

Hopper and her 22-month-old daughter, Courtney Holt, disappeared from Russellville, Arkansas on September 11, 1998. In November 2021, their car was found off a bridge in the Illinois Bayou, north of Interstate 40. Human remains were discovered inside the car. Hopper and her daughter's deaths are under investigation.

Investigating Agency

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

Updated 5 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated November 15, 2021; case resolved.