Delema Lou Sits Poor
Delema, approximate photo date 1974
Missing since: 02/01/1974
Pine Ridge, South Dakota
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 11/21/1961 (58)
Age at time of disappearance: 12 years old
Height / Weight: 5'5, 135 pounds
Other characteristics: Native American female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Delema is of Oglala Sioux descent. Her nickname is Babe.
Details at time of disappearance: Delema disappeared from Pine Ridge, South Dakota sometime in February 1974. She was walking a back road from Oglala to Manderson, near the Red Cloud Indian School on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Temperatures were below zero at the time. She never arrived at her destination and has never been heard from again.
Authorities believe Delema is deceased, but her body has never been found and the circumstances of her disappearance are unclear.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Pine Ridge Police Department
Other information: Justice for Native Women
Missing and Murdered Natives
Missing & Endangered NW Missouri & Surrounding Areas
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated August 20, 2018