Jessica Lunsford



Age: 9


Summary: missing Florida girl who wanted to be an Olympic swimmer and a fashion designer, which she enjoyed doing gymnastics and cheerleading, but who disappeared from her bed on the night of February 26 spurring a full-scale search including helicopters and bloodhounds, but who remained missing until a suspect John Evander Couey, who was living in a trailer near her home, failed a lie detector test and then confessed to kidnapping and killing her.



Cause of Death: Homicide by asphyxia


Born: October 6, 1995


Died: February 27, 2005


Location: Homosassa, Florida