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Case File 1940DFOR


Virginia Erickson
Missing since October 21, 1973 from Sweet Home, Linn County, Oregon
Classification: Endangered Missing

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Circumstances of Disappearance
On October 21, 1973, Virginia Erickson disappeared.
Ginny, who attended church on a regular basis also played piano for the church.

Her children attended church without her and according to her husband they planned on going hunting in the Sweet Home area while the children attended church. According to the husband, Ginny changed her mind and he dropped her off at a local store. She has not been seen since.

Ginny was not reported as a missing person until several months later during a subsequent investigation. That investigation led to the arrest of the husband for crimes against the children.

Ginny disappeared under suspicious conditions.

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

Linn County Sheriff's Office

Agency Case Number: 74-1483

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