The Doe Network:
Case File 186DFNY

Left and Center: Santiago, circa 1990; Right: Age-progressed image to age 26 (circa 2005)

Monique Santiago
Missing since March 29, 1990 from Albany, Albany County, New York.
Classification: Non Family Abduction

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: September 11, 1978
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 11 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 4'11; 90 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White/Hispanic female. Black hair; brown eyes.
  • Dentals: Available. Santiago has gaps between her teeth.
  • Marks, Scars: She has a birthmark on the back of her right leg.
  • AKA: Pebbles

Circumstances of Disappearance
Santiago was last seen at 08:00 on March 29, 1990 by her mother. She spoke to her mother by phone at approximately 12:00 PM that day and told her that she missed the school bus earlier in the morning and would be staying home for the remainder of the day.
Santiago's mother returned home from work and discovered her daughter was missing. Foul play is possible.

If you have any information concerning Santiago's whereabouts, please contact:
Albany Police Department
Detective Joseph Iwaniec

All information may be submitted anonymously.

NCMEC #: NCMC 741122

Agency Case Number: 90-23676

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

Source Information:
The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
New York State Missing and Exploited Children Clearinghouse

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