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1199DFCA - Ashley Standish Higgins


Name: Ashley Standish Higgins
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: November 6, 1982
Location Last Seen: Costa Mesa, Orange County, California

Physical Description

Date of Birth: December 2, 1962
Age: 19 years old
Race: White
Gender: Female
Height: 5'2"
Weight: 120 lbs. to 130 lbs.
Hair Color: Blond/Strawberry
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: She has a C-shaped scar on her knee and one on her chin with plastic surgery correction.


Dentals: Available. Two of her front teeth are false.
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Ashley Higgins was reported missing by her mother who resided in Costa Mesa, CA at the time of her disappearance. Higgins had gone to Las Vegas, Nevada with her female friend. Higgins' friend said they became separated in Las Vegas and she (the friend) returned home to California. She was unaware that Higgins had not returned home.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Costa Mesa Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Bang Le
Agency Phone Number: 714-754-5361
Agency E-Mail: [email protected]
Agency Case Number: 82-47634

NCIC Case Number: M393400850
NamUs Case Number: 17651

Information Source(s)

California Department of Justice
North American Missing Persons Network

Admin Notes

Added: 9/5/2012; Last Updated: 10/18/2016

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

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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