Denita Marie Hedden
Hedden, approximate photo date 2018
Missing since: 01/25/2018
Royal Lakes, Illinois
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Age at time of disappearance: 37 years old
Height / Weight: 5'0, 110 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A maroon and orange hooded Virginia Tech sweatshirt (manufactured by Nike), blue jeans, high brown women's boots and hoop earrings.
Other characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Hedden may use the last names Dyer and/or Plunkett. She has a tattoo of a woman's torso with crossed arms on her abdomen. Her ears are pierced.
Details at time of disappearance: Hedden was last seen in the 700 block of Catalpa in Royal Lakes, Illinois at 11:00 p.m. on January 27, 2018. She visited a St. Louis area casino on the day of her disappearance, and was last seen after she returned home. She has never been heard from again.
Hedden left behind four children aged ten through seventeen. Her roommate reported her missing. Foul play is suspected in her disappearance.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Macoupin County Sheriff's Office
Other information: NamUs
Denita Hedden's Facebook Page
Facebook Page for Denita Hedden
Fox 55/27 Illinois
Illinois Missing Persons
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated February 8, 2019