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Shannon Lee Orton

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Shannon Orton
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Missing Persons Details

Missing Person
Shannon Lee Orton
Nationality
Last Seen
July 12, 2020
Case Status
Status Updated
September 06, 2022
Classification
Unknown Missing
Intake Date
September 05, 2022
Source of Record

Location

City
Hobart
State
Indiana
Is the above address on tribal land?
Country
United States
County/Province
Lake County
Postal Code
46342

Physical Description

Current Age
38
Indian Tribe Affiliation
No Tribe Affiliation
Gender
Non-Binary Selections
Hair Color
Blonde
Eye Color
Hazel
Height
5' 0"
Weight
129 - 140
Distinguishing Features
  • Orton's ears are pierced 
  • She has a tattoo of a heart on her wrist
  • She has a tattoo of a clover on her ear 
  • Tattoos of the cartoon character Winnie the Pooh on her back, and a tattoo of the cartoon character Tigger.
Last Seen Wearing
  • A light-colored tank top, orange pants and black flip-flop sandals.

Details of Disappearance

Orton disappeared from her home in the 600 block of west 37th Avenue in Hobart, Indiana on July 5, 2020. 

At 7:44 p.m. on July 12, she was sighted at a CVS pharmacy at Lute and Willow creek Road in Portage, Indiana. She was accompanied by an unidentified Caucasian woman wearing a black skirt or dress and black flip-flops; a video surveillance image of the woman available.

Orton didn't have a cellular phone at the time of her disappearance.

She had previously left home without contacting her family for brief periods of time, and as a result, she was not reported missing until September 30. 

She had never been gone longer than a month before. 

She left behind two young daughters. 

Her case remains unsolved.

Case Numbers

Verified with Law Enforcement
Yes
Local Police
20HO20547
NamUs
MP84027

Police Contact Information

Hobart Police Department
Detective Crawford
(219) 942-1125

Warning

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