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Case File 112DFTN


Alice Mae Sullivan
Missing since August 28, 1986 from Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
Classification: Involuntary

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: August 3, 1966
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 20 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'2; 98 lbs
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Black female. Black hair; brown eyes.
  • Dentals: Available
  • Clothing: Black jeans; a white shirt; and a black silk jacket.

Circumstances of Disappearance
Sullivan was a student at Tennessee State University in 1986. She moved to Nashville from Gallatin, Tennessee and was living at Town Terrace Apartments with her young son at the time of her disappearance. She was last seen leaving her home on August 28 of that year at approximately 08:00 when her boyfriend arrived to take her to school. It is known that Sullivan attended classes in the morning hours. She was last seen in a girlfriend's dormitory room in Hankle Hall at approximately 10:00. Her friend told investigators that Sullivan was alone in her room when she left for her own classes. Sullivan was scheduled to return home around 13:00 that day; she never arrived and has not been seen since.
Foul play is suspected in her disappearance.

If you have any information concerning Sullivan's whereabouts, please contact:
Metro Nashville Police Department
Cold Case Investigations Unit

All information may be submitted on an anonymous basis.

Agency Case Number: 86-192436

NCIC Number:
Please refer to the number above when contacting any agency with information pertaining to this case.

Source Information: Metro Nashville Police Department

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