Thwana Mithsell Darrough

Left: Thwana circa, 1989

Right: Age Progressed to age 38

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: January 11, 1989

Missing From: El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas

Classification: Non-Family Abduction

Date Of Birth: March 12, 1972

Age: 16 years old

Height and Weight: 5’6″ and 130 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: African American Female, Black hair, Brown eyes, Thwana has a scar on the underside of her right foot and her ears are pierced, she might use the nickname “Wanda”

Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white turtle neck sweater, a turquoise shirt, and a white miniskirt

NCMEC Number: 1153420

Details of Disappearance

Thwana was last seen in El Dorado, Arkansas on January 11th 1989. She was last seen during the morning hours as she waited for the school bus at the bus stop. She never arrived for her classes at school that day and has never been seen or heard from again.

Thwana was a student at El Dorado High School and lived with her family on south Marsh Street in 1989. It’s unknown what happened to her that morning but her disappearance is classified as a non family abduction. Her case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

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

El Dorado Police Department 870-863-4141

Source Information

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

The Charley Project

The Doe Network


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