The Doe Network:
Case File 1381DFMO

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Top Row: Rothganger, circa 1984; Bottom Row: Age progressions: unknown age & age 42 years (circa 2010)

Tammy Sue Rothganger
Missing since May 16, 1984 from Eldon, Miller county, Missouri.
Classification: Non Family Abduction

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: August 10, 1968
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 15 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance:5'7" (170 cm); 140 lbs (64 kg)
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Sandy blonde / brown hair; brown eyes.
  • Marks, Scars, Tattoos: Scar on left arm, several small moles on cheeks and chin. Tattoo of "R" on her left arm.
  • Clothing: Sweatshirt, Nike shoes, arrowhead necklace on a chain.
  • DNA: Available
  • Dentals: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Rothganger left for school, which was across the street from her home in Eldon, MO on May 16, 1984. She was last seen getting into a blue Plymouth at about 7:45 that morning in front of the Eldon High School building. She was never seen again. Her mother was dating a man who is now serving a life sentence in Kansas for murder. He is a suspect in this case.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Eldon Police Department

Agency Case Number: 120986599

NCMEC Number: NCMC601885

NCIC Number: M-973906317
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Finding Tammy

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