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3601DFCA - Kayoko Tomoikari


Name: Kayoko Tomoikari
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: January 8, 2003
Location Last Seen: Menlo Park, San Mateo County, California

Physical Description

Date of Birth: April 27, 1962
Age: 40 years old
Race: Asian or Pacific Islander
Gender: Female
Height: 5'3"
Weight: 100 lbs.
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: She was depressed at the time of her disappearance and may have been suicidal. She was taking medication for her condition.


Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Available
DNA: Not Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Gray wool coat.
Jewelry: Gold cross with chain.
Additional Personal Items: Brown Reebok shoes.

Circumstances of Disappearance

Kayoko Tomoikari was last seen on January 8, 2003. Two days later, her car, a red 1996 four-door Toyota Corolla, was found abandoned in the Battery East parking lot of the San Francisco Presidio, less than half a mile from the Golden Gate Bridge. A note suggesting the possibility of suicide was found in the car. Menlo Park police say she suffered from depression and had been taking medication. A search of the area near the Presidio and Golden Gate Bridge turned up nothing.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Menlo Park Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Sergeant Sharon Kaufman
Agency Phone Number: 650-330-6343/6300
Agency E-Mail: [email protected]
Agency Case Number: 03-112

NCIC Case Number: M752904987
NamUs Case Number: 23707

Information Source(s)

California Department of Justice
North American Missing Persons Network
Palo Alto Weekly

Admin Notes

Added: 7/27/2016; Last Updated: 7/27/2016

Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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