Jennifer Jill Mattes
Mattes, approximate photo date 2011
Missing since: 03/03/2011
Brooklyn, New York
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Age at time of disappearance: 42 years old
Height / Weight: 5'5 - 5'7, 125 - 135 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A black down coat with white trim, jeans, black Nike shoes or ankle-high Timberland hiking boots or green Puma sneakers, and a Timex digital watch. Possibly carrying a rough brown leather backpack with a colorful design of a brain.
Medical Conditions Mattes is mentally ill. She is a dependent adult.
Other characteristics: Caucasian female. Gray hair, blue eyes. Mattes is nearsighted and wears eyeglasses with silver rims. Her eyelids may be slightly puffy due to allergies.
Details at time of disappearance: Mattes was last seen in the New York City borough of Brooklyn on March 3, 2011. She disappeared from a group home for mentally ill individuals and has never been heard from again.
Mattes was carrying $75 in cash at the time of her disappearance. She has a history of running away and taking the bus west to places like St. Louis, Missouri, Chicago, Illinois, or Omaha, Nebraska, then returning to New York with help from her parents. She had never been gone for longer than a week before, however. Her case remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: New York Police Department
Other information: NamUs
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated August 3, 2018