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394DFID - Patricia Lee Otto

Left: Otto circa 1976; Right: Age-Progression by Wesley Neville

Name: Patricia Lee Otto
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: September 2, 1976
Location Last Seen: Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho

Physical Description

Date of Birth: August 4, 1952
Age: 24 yrs old
Race: White
Gender: Female
Height: 5'3"
Weight: 140 lbs
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Hazel
Nickname/Alias: Patty
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Scar on back


Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Otto was last seen in Idaho on September 2, 1976. She was reported missing on October 8, 1976. She disappeared after having a fight with her husband who was long suspected of having a hand in her death. He died several years later without being cleared of suspicion or charged with her death.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Lewiston Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Chief Christopher Ankeny
Agency Phone Number: 208-746-0171
Agency E-Mail: [email protected]
Agency Case Number: C91654

NCIC Case Number: M007993243
NamUs Case Number: 2064

Information Source(s)

Idaho Missing Persons Clearinghouse
Lewiston Morning Tribune

Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 6/6/2017

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

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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