Dorothy Suzanne Carter
Carter, approximate photo date 1981
Missing since: 06/03/1981
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 02/28/1952 (68)
Age at time of disappearance: 29 years old
Height / Weight: 5'0 - 5'5, 110 - 140 pounds
Medical Conditions Carter is an alcoholic.
Other characteristics: Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue eyes. Carter has large scars on her thigh, abdomen and left hip. She has previously fractured her femur, and she had a full hysterectomy at age 26 due to cancer. Her nickname is Dottie, her maiden name is Adams, and her previous married name was Sylvester.
Details at time of disappearance: Carter was last seen in Lawrence, Massachusetts on June 3, 1981. She called her daughter collect that afternoon to ask if she wanted her stepfather to bring anything from McDonald's. This was the last time anyone ever spoke to her she has never been heard from again.
Missing From Carter's apartment, except a clock radio and the clothes she was wearing. Her Social Security number hasn't been used since 1979, two years before her disappearance, and her case remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Lawrence Police Department
Other information: NamUs
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated March 12, 2019