Elaina Eugenia Rivera

Left: Elaina circa, 1987

Right: Age Progressed to age 42

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: June 26, 1987

Missing From: Ramona, San Diego County, California

Classification: Endangered Missing

Date Of Birth: May 9, 1974

Age: 13 years old

Height and Weight: 5’5″ and 110 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Native American Female, Brown hair, Brown eyes, Elaina has a burn scar on her forearm and a small scar on the right side of her upper lip, her lower front teeth were broken at the time of her disappearance, she has pierced ears and facial dimples

Clothing/Jewelry Description: A blue sweatshirt, blue sweatpants, Elaina was known to be wearing a gold necklace

NCMEC Number: 604156

Details of Disappearance

Elaina disappeared from Ramona, California on June 26th 1987. She was last seen in the 14000 block of Mussey Grade Road at the time. She disappeared and was never seen or heard from again. The exact circumstances surrounding her disappearance are unclear. She wasn’t reported missing for 3 days after her disappearance. Her case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

San Diego County Sheriffs Office 858-565-5200

Source Information

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

The Charley Project

The Doe Network


California Department of Justice