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Case File 1445DFIN


Margaret Ann Hayes
Missing since March 10, 1977 from Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana.
Classification: Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: December 30, 1954
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 22 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'5";120-130 lbs
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Brown hair; green eyes. Slender build. Margie is very nearsighted, and can wear her contacts for only a few hours at a time.
  • Dentals: Available
  • Nickname: Margie

Circumstances of Disappearance
Margaret was last seen on March 10, 1977 leaving her Atwater Street rooming house where she lived about 11:00 PM. She took with her, her last semester student identification card for Indiana University, her contact lenses, and enough money to buy a pack of cigarettes. She left behind in her orderly apartment, all her clothes, her luggage, toilet articles, check books, $13 in cash, and her glasses.
She walked about 4 blocks and bought the cigarettes at the former Caveat Emptor on Indiana Avenue. She was never seen again.
"Margie" had come to Bloomington about four years earlier to attend Indiana University. She did not return to school after the fall term of 1976, and at the time of her disappearance she was working for a family as a cleaning girl three days a week. She had worked at this residence the same day of her disappearance. Margie last contacted her parents on February 20, 1977, and had visited them in January.

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

Bloomington Police Department
Detective Sarah Carnes

Agency Case Number: 77-4789/040204-145/Namus MP#7739

NCIC Number:

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Source Information:
The Herald Tribune

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