Amanda Alexandra Adlai
Amanda, approximately 2008; Age at the time of disappearance: -progression to Age at the time of disappearance: 18 (approximately 2019); Victor Adlai
Date reported missing : 12/26/2008
Missing location (approx) :
West Bloomfield, Michigan
Missing classification : Family Abduction
Gender : Female
DOB : 09/03/2001 (19)
Age at the time of disappearance: 7 years old
Height / Weight : 3'8, 50 pounds
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos : Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue eyes.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Amanda disappeared from West Bloomfield, Michigan on December 26, 2008. She was abducted by her non-custodial father, Victor Nathan Adlai. A felony warrant for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution was issued for him on February 24, 2009. Amanda's parents had divorced earlier in 2008 after a fifteen-year marriAge at the time of disappearance: . They had joint custody of her. Her mother has since obtained full legal and physical custody.
A photo of Victor is posted with this case summary. His DOB : is January 3, 1970, making him 38 years old at the time of Amanda's abduction. He's described as Caucasian, 5'10 and 170 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He may wear eyeglasses. He is a doctor, specializing in anesthesiology, and he was born in Russia.
Victor and Amanda may be in Moscow, Russia. Amanda called her mother and said they were in Russia, and Victor sent Amanda's mother several emails after the abduction, but she hasn't heard from them since then. The child's whereabouts are unknown and her case remains unsolved.
Other information and links : ncy
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Detroit, Michigan Office
September 2021 updates and sources
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
For the Lost
Searching for Amanda Adlai
Please Help Missing Children
The Detroit News