Melissa and her daughter, Jasmine Collins, were last seen on August 8, 1991. . They were en route to a nearby grocery store in their hometown of Akron, Ohio and have never been seen again. Collins was not carrying any extra clothing or personal items for either of them at the time they disappeared. She also had no plans to travel.
In mid-August of 1993, a homicide detective received information that Melissa and Jasmine were dead.
The only suspect in the case, an Akron man with a history of violence and instability, killed himself six months after Melissa and Jasmine vanished.
Eyes-Brown, Hair-Brown, Black Female
If you have any information concerning the disappearance of Karen please contact: Akron Police Department
Missing Persons Unit
Sergeant Bruce Graham or Detective Diane Sulak
All information may be submitted on an anonymous basis.