The Doe Network:
Case File 530DFOH

Left two: Cappel, circa 1982; Center: Age-progression to age 42 (2004);  Far Right: Age-progression to an unknown age by Wesley Neville

Susan Diane Wolff Cappel
Missing since March 16, 1982 from Newcomerstown, Tuscarawas County, Ohio.
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: March 30, 1962
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 19 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance:5'4"- 5'5"; 107-110 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Brown, shoulder length hair; brown eyes. She is right handed.
  • Marks, Scars: Healed fracture on nose from a car accident and a scar on upper right lip.
  • Clothing: Brown corduroy jeans, white turtle neck sweater with brown stripes, reddish brown oxfords, red smock with IGA on the front and carrying a navy blue nylon windbreaker.
  • Dentals: Available. She has a crooked right front tooth and a discolored left front tooth.
  • DNA: Available
  • AKA: She may be going by the name of Sue and married name of Cappel or maiden name of Wolff.

Circumstances of Disappearance
Wolff Cappel left the Thompson IGA store in Newcomerstown, Ohio after working for 4 hours and while walking to her mother's car, was stopped by an older model blue car. She spoke a few minutes to the driver, then walked around the car and got in on the passenger side of the car. The car drove off and Wolff Cappel hasn't been seen or heard from since.
She left behind an 18 month old son.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Tuscarawas County Sheriff Office
Lt. Campbell L. Orvis

Agency Case Number: 8206110

NCIC Number:

Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Newcomerstown, Ohio
The Times-Reporter
Ohio Missing Adults Tuscarawas County Sheriff

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