Missing Sheila Sherrell Franks new case information posted as of May 15th 2020

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Missing Sheila Sherrell Franks

Above ImAge at disappearance: Franks, approximate date 2014

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: February 2, 2014 from Eureka, California

Type: Endangered Missing

Date of Birth: July 19, 1976 Age at disappearance: 37 years old

Weight and Height: 5'6, 130 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Blonde hair, blue eyes.

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case as of May 2020)


Franks was last seen in Eureka, California on February 2, 2014. At the time of her disappearance she was living in Rio Dell, California and Loleta, California. Her family reported her missing on March 13; it's very uncharacteristic of Franks to be out of touch with her loved ones.
23-year-old Danielle Nicole Bertolini disappeared on January 29, 2014, a few days before Franks did. The two women both had blonde hair and blue eyes, they knew some of the same people, and they were last seen by the same man, who is considered a person of interest in both cases. Because of this, authorities believe the two cases could be linked. A photograph of Bertolini is posted below this case summary. In March 2015, her skull was found near the Eel River, upstream from Howe Creek. It was identified in May. Authorities believe she was the victim of a homicide.
Franks's disappearance and Bertolini's murder remain unsolved.

Humboldt County Sheriff's Department