Name: Mary Leah Rodermund
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: March 02, 1978
Location Last Seen: Morgan City, St. Mary County, Louisiana
Date of Birth: February 11, 1962
Age: 16 years old
Weight: 110 - 115 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
Clothing: Brown shirt and sweater, khaki pants.
Jewelry: Gold chain necklace
Additional Personal Items: Brown loafer-type shoes
Mary Rodermund was last seen as she went to a local drugstore and did not return home. The vehicle she had driven was located in the drug store parking lot. Her captor called her parents with a ransom demand and let her tell them she was all right. The Rodermunds never saw Mary Leah again. Robert Carl Hohenberger was a suspect in her disappearance. Hohenberger committed suicide when officers attempted to arrest him in Tacoma, Washington. Hohenberger was linked with the abduction, rape and murder of five Morgan City, Louisiana teenagers over a three-month period of 1978.
Agency Name: Morgan City Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Travis Trigg
Agency Phone Number: 1-985-380-4605
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 7-1546-485
NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 23885
Added: 9/22/17; Last Updated: 9/22/17
Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team
** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.