Star Joy Dodson
Dodson, approximately 1976
Date reported missing : 07/10/1976
Missing location (approx) :
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Female
Age at the time of disappearance: 21 years old
Height / Weight : 5'1, 120 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : Blue jeans and a blue denim jacket with a patch on it.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue eyes. Dodson's ears are pierced.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Dodson was last seen at Legion Memorial Park in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania with her boyfriend, Daniel Dupnock, on July 10, 1976. She has never been heard from again.
On July 27, three weeks after Dodson's disappearance, Dupnock took his own life by gassing himself with carbon monoxide in his car. Authorities located women's clothing in Dupnock's vehicle after his death, but it isn't known whether the clothes were Dodson's.
Her case remains unsolved and foul play is suspected.
Other information and links : ncy
Pennsylvania State Police
September 2021 updates and sources
Peter Henderson Jr.
Pennsylvania Missing Persons
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