This is a list of open missing person cases from 2018 to 2020 in alphabetical order. 
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Gail Ann Northington

Missing person located July 2020

Gail, approximate photo date 1987

Missing since: 01/09/1987

Missing location: Ottawa Lake, Michigan

Type of missing case: Endangered Missing

Gender: Female

Ethnic group: White

Age at time of disappearance: 29 years old

Height / Weight: 5'4, 110 - 130 pounds

Other characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Gail's ears are pierced.

Details at time of disappearance: Gail was last seen in Ottawa Lake, Michigan on January 9, 1987. She and her son had been staying with her parents in Erie, Michigan due to marital difficulties she had filed for divorce in December.
On the day of her disappearance, Gail returned home to Ottawa Lake to pick up some clothes and food. She has never been heard from again. On January 20, her car was found abandoned at an apartment complex in Oregon, Ohio. This is about twenty miles from Ottawa Lake.
Weeks after Gail's disappearance, her husband, Gary Michael Northington, was charged with trying to arrange her murder the day before she went missing. He was convicted in October and sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Gail has never been found. Foul play is suspected in her case.

Other case information

Agency in charge: Monroe County Sheriff's Office
Other information: NamUs
The Detroit Free Press
Michigan Department of Corrections
Psychic detective links: https://briansprediction.com/missing/

Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated November 16, 2018