The Doe Network:
Case File 1214DFFRA

Top Row: Bendouiou, circa 1987 Bottom Row: Age progressions to an unknown age.

Charazed Bendouiou
Missing since July 8, 1987 from Bourgoin-Jailleu, France.
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: January 25, 1977
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 10 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 123 cm; 31 kg
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. (Maghrebian origin) Dark Brown hair with lighter highlights, wavy, mid length, usually worn in ponytail; brown eyes. She is left-handed. She wears glasses, but was not wearing them when she disappeared. High pitch voice with slight lisp.
  • Clothing / Jewelry: Long yellow dress with white lace; Black panties; sandals (blue braided with red and black); Fabric bracelet green/turquoise; Gold octagonal hoop earrings

Circumstances of Disappearance
Bendouiou was last seen at her home in Bourgoin-Jallieu on July 8, 1987. Charazed went outside to play with friends in front of the building she lived in. She took a bag of trash with her to put it in the buildings basement garbage collection area. The bag of trash was found in the garbage area of the basement, but no other traces of her were found. She has not been seen since.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Gendarmerie Nationale
Section de Recherches
Quartier Gendarme offner 21 avenue Léon BLUM 38000 Grenoble Tel : +33 (0) E-mail

Source Information:
Charazed de quelques mois à 10 ans
N'oubliez pas Charazed BENDOUIOU

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