Desiree Chaunessy Carroll
Desiree, approximately 1983; Age at the time of disappearance: -progression to Age at the time of disappearance: 40 (approximately 2020)
Date reported missing : 03/25/1983
Missing location (approx) :
Missing classification : Non-Family Abduction
Gender : Female
DOB : 07/02/1980 (41)
Age at the time of disappearance: 2 years old
Height / Weight : 2'6, 40 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A blue turtleneck sweater, brown coveralls and red sneakers.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos : Caucasian female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Desiree has a dog bite scar under her left eye. She suffered from allergies in 1983 which caused her nose to run, and dark circles to develop under her eyes. Her nickname is Desi.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Desiree was last seen near her family's residence a few miles southwest of Kosse, Texas on March 25, 1983. She resided with her mother and older sister. Her parents had been divorced for about two years and the mother had custody, but the children's father saw them regularly. He last saw Desiree about two weeks before she went missing.
Desiree's mother stated she dropped the children off at the lane leading to their house at 1:00 p.m., then drove away in her pickup truck. Desiree's older sister walked to the house and Desiree followed the truck. She disappeared a short time afterwards and has never been heard from again.
Desiree's home in 1983 was in a rural, heavily wooded area. Extensive searches in the woods turned up no sign of her. Her case remains unsolved and she is presumed to have been abducted by a non-family member.
Other information and links : ncy
Limestone County Sheriff's Office
September 2021 updates and sources
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Texas Department Of Public Safety
Porchlight International for the Missing and Unidentified
October 12, 2004. September 9, 2020; Age at the time of disappearance: -progression updated.