Every 40 seconds a child goes missing, and on April 21, 2003, Amanda Marie Berry became one among thousands of reported missing children in the United States. The recent return of Jaycee Dugard to her family keeps hope alive for all families waiting for news of missing loved ones. Have you seen Amanda Marie Berry?
Amanda Berry – Last Seen
On the evening of April 21, 2003, 16-year-old, Amanda Berry was last seen between 7:40 and 7:45 pm after she finished her shift at a Burger King located at West 110th and Lorain, Cleveland, Ohio. The Burger King where Amanda worked was only a few blocks from her home on 111th Street, Cleveland, Ohio.
Amanda Berry – Physical Description
Amanda’s date of birth is April 22, 1986. Amanda is a white (bi-racial Caucasian and Native American) female with brown eyes, sandy brown hair, and when reported missing weighed 110 pounds (50 kg), and was 5′ 1″ (155 cm) in height. Amanda has a scar on her lower abdomen, pierced ears and a pierced left eyebrow. Amanda has an unspecified medical condition.
When Amanda was last seen she was wearing a black Burger King uniform apron with Burger King written on it in yellow letters. Amanda’s nicknames are Manny and Mandy. Today, Amanda would be 25-years-old.
Amanda Berry – Missing Person Case Background Information
Amanda Berry is one of three Cleveland teenage girls reported missing in a four year period who lived within blocks of each other. Amanda Berry reported missing April 21, 2003, Georgina DeJesus reported missing April 2, 2004 and Ashley Summers reported missing July 9, 2007. Police are trying to tie the three cases together, but have been unable thus far. However, one theory is that the teens are victims of an illegal prostitution ring.
Missing Persons Posters and Contact Information
FBI missing person poster.
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children poster.
If you have any information about the disappearance, or whereabouts of Amanda Marine Berry, please contact National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) or your local FBI office.
The FBI is offering a $25,000 reward for information regarding the disappearance of Amanda Berry.
Amanda’s mother, Louwana Miller, died in March 2006 of heart failure. Ms. Miller was 44-years-old, and friends say she never stopped searching for her daughter. Do you have any information that could solve the Amanda Marie Berry cold case?