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3820DFMI - Adele Marie Wells

Adele Marie Wells Adele Marie Wells
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Name: Adele Marie Wells
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: November 21, 1958
Location Last Seen: Flint, Genesee County, Michigan

Physical Description

Date of Birth: January 1, 1951
Age: 7 years old
Race: Black/African American
Gender: Female
Height: 3'6"
Weight: 45 - 60 lbs.
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Nickname/Alias: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Small stature and skinny


Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Grey cotton coat, bluish dress with small animal figures along the lower hemline, red knee length socks
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Black shoes

Circumstances of Disappearance

Adele was walking to Jefferson Elementary School after staying home that morning with a slight cold. She stopped at her Grandmother's house first, just blocks from her school, to show her how nicely her mother had did her hair that day for school. She left her Grandmother's and the second grader was never seen again.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Flint Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Sgt. Greg Hosmer
Agency Phone Number: 810 237.6945
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 15053-14

Agency Name: Michigan State Police
Agency Contact Person: Tpr. Sarah Krebs
Agency Phone Number: 313-215-0675
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 35-7663-58

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 24308

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 9/3/17; Last Updated: 9/3/17

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

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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