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4559DMCA - Jahi Marques Turner

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Name: Jahi Marques Turner
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: April 25, 2002
Location Last Seen: San Diego, San Diego County, California

Physical Description

Date of Birth: February 10, 2000
Age: 2 years old
Race: Black
Gender: Male
Height: 2'4"
Weight: 30 lbs.
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Scar over his left knee. He has eczema.


Dentals: Not available
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: A blue long-sleeved shirt with Winnie the Pooh and Tigger, blue nylon cargo pants with an orange drawstring, and gray Air Jordan shoes.
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Jahi Marques Turner was last seen around 2:30 p.m., playing at a park in the 2800 block of Beech Street in Golden Hill, San Diego, California. He was with his stepfather at the time. The stepfather reportedly left to get a drink, returning 15 minutes later to discover Jahi missing.

Jahi's mother was deployed aboard the USS Rushmore at the time of his disappearance.

Investigators have stated that Jahi is probably deceased and foul play was involved in his case, but no arrests have been made.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: San Diego Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Det. Maura Parga
Agency Phone Number: 619-531-2000
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 02027771C

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 6751
NCMEC Case Number: 934331

Information Source(s)

San Diego News 7 Archive

Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 1/9/16

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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