The Doe Network:
Case File 2202DFCA

Left: Smith, circa 1998 Right : Progressed to age 23 years by NCMEC (circa 2005)

Tera Lynn Smith
Missing since August 22, 1998 from Redding, Shasta County, California
Classification: Lost, Injured, Missing

Vital Statistics

Circumstances of Disappearance
Smith was last seen leaving her residence to go jogging between 17.00 and 19.00, in Redding, California on August 22, 1998.
She may have been seen with a white male companion, driving a 1976 dark blue Ford full size, fleet side pickup truck, with mag wheels and a yellow tailgate.

Investigators have never determined whether a crime was committed, though they consider Tera's disappearance suspicious. The Smith family believe they know who is responsible for Tera's disappearance, though he has never been named as a suspect by the Shasta County Sheriff's Department and has never been charged in the case.

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

Shasta County Sheriff's Office

Agency Case Number: 9825673

NCMEC #: NCMC852270

NCIC Number: M-150757333
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
California Department of Justice
Tera Smith
Tera Smith: Missing

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