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1078DFCA - Elaine Faye Lehtinen


Name: Elaine Faye Lehtinen
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: June 14, 1976
Location Last Seen: Napa, Napa County, California

Physical Description

Date of Birth: April 5, 1945
Age: 31 years old
Race: White
Gender: Female
Height: 5'0"
Weight: 110 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Marks/Features: She has a mole on one side of her neck (report is unsure of which side), and mole under her left breast.


Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Prescription wire-framed glasses.

Circumstances of Disappearance

Lehtinen was last seen on June 15, 1976 in Napa, California at her residence. Her home was searched and her vehicle and identification were at the home. There was no sign of physical force. She had her clothes laid out for the next day's work. She was a naval officer stationed at Mare Island Naval Facility when she was reported missing.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Napa Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Todd Shulman
Agency Phone Number: 707-257-9575/707-253-4451
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 76-12448

NCIC Case Number: M-005382704 & M-292719472
NamUs Case Number: 12755

Information Source(s)

California Department of Justice

Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 8/11/2016

Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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