Left: Crawford in 1981; Right: Age-progression age 30 (circa 2010)
Jovonna Stacey Crawford
Missing since June 5, 1981 from Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Classification: Non-Family Abduction
Circumstances of Disappearance
Crawford was under the supervision of her mother's boyfriend, Ronald Garrett, in her family's home on June 5, 1981.
Garrett informed police that an unidentified boy arrived at the house and said he was sent by Crawford's grandparents to pick up the child. Garrett allowed the boy to take Crawford.
As it turned out, the grandparents never sent anyone to claim their grandchild. Garrett was incarcerated, only served one year, and has not changed his story.
If you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Crawford please contact:
Bridgeport Police Department
All information may be submitted on an anonymous basis.
Agency Case Number NCIC Number: Source Information: Return to the Unexplained Disappearances' Index
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency in reference to this case.
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
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