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2528DFAL - Christina Lynn Carter

Christina Lynn Carter Christina Lynn Carter
(Right)Age Progression by NCMEC to 38 yrs

Name: Christina Lynn Carter
Case Classification: Lost, Injured, Missing
Missing Since: September 17, 1973
Location Last Seen: Hueytown, Jefferson County, Alabama

Physical Description

Date of Birth: May 29, 1970
Age: 3 years old
Race: White
Gender: Female
Height: 3'2"
Weight: 30 lbs.
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown


Dentals: Not available
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Christina Lynn Carter, known as Christy, was last seen on September 17, 1973.

Christina's parents had divorced two months prior, and Christina's father was seeking custody.

On October 7th, Christina's mother, Janet, was found nude and bound inside of a duffel bag alongside Clingman's Dome Road in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. She had been killed by suffocation the same day she was found. Her remains were not identified for a month.

It was after Janet's identification that authorities realized Christina was missing. An extensive search of the park turned up no indication of Christina's whereabouts.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Hueytown Police Department
Agency Contact Person: LT Jim Rice
Agency Phone Number: 205-491-3587
Agency Case Number: 08030498

Agency Name: FBI
Agency Contact Person: Special Agent John Mattox
Agency Phone Number: 828-497-1931

Agency Case Number: Unknown

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 2684
NCMEC Case Number: 1084835

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 3/10/08; Last Updated: 10/15/15

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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