Kristin Denise Smart
Missing since May 25, 1996 in San Luis Obispo, California.
Classification: Endangered Missing
Circumstances of Disappearance
Kristin Smart was last seen at 02.00 in the morning of May 25, 1996, walking back to her residence hall on the Cal Poly campus from a party. She was accompanied by a male student who is the last known person believed to have seen Kristin Smart. He had reportedly just met Kristin at an off-campus party a few blocks away. Both had reportedly been drinking alcohol.
The student stated that he parted with Kristin Smart at the intersection of Grand and Perimeter. This location is a short distance from both of their dorms. The student has refused to speak with or cooperate with the Sheriff's Department regarding the disappearance.
Her roommate did not report her missing until May 28, 1996. Her identification, clothes and toiletries were left behind.
She has not contacted friends or family since that date. Foul play is suspected.
She was a freshman speech communications major at Cal Poly at the time.
Investigators San Luis Obispo Sheriffs Department
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Detective Dave Kenny
San Luis Obispo Sheriffs Department
Agency Case Number: 960610965
NCIC Number: M-932737590 Source Information: Return to the Unexplained Disappearances' Index
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
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