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Andrea Jean Coyle
Missing since December 19, 1978 from Altoona, Pennsylvania
Classification: Endangered Missing
Circumstances of Disappearance
Andrea Coyle left her residence in Bellwood, PA for the Woodrow Wilson School, an adult learning school in Altoona, PA, on December 19, 1978 at 08.00.
She apparently left the school prior to 12.00 and has not been seen or heard from since.
Coyle was in the U.S Army from September 2, 1974 to February 28, 1975.
Coyle was being treated on a voluntary basis, at the mental health wing of the Altoona Hospital, at the time of her disappearance.
She had left home on a prior occasion, and was located in Washington D.C. after she was arrested. After her arrest she was admitted to St. Elizabeth Hospital, in D.C., by court order. She stayed there from August to October 1976.
She would often hitchhike with truck drivers. She may be traveling throughout the Eastern part of U.S.
Investigators Pennsylvania State Police - Hollidaysburg
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Trooper Richard J. Brozenich
Pennsylvania State Police - Hollidaysburg
Agency Case Number: G1-91382
NCIC Number: M-361786574 Source Information: Return to the Unexplained Disappearances' Index
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Pennsylvania State Police
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