Sarah Payne

 

 

Age: 8

 

Summary: British abduction victim who was reported missing on July 1 when she disappeared from a cornfield near the home of her grandparents in Kingston Gorse, West Sussex, England while she had been playing with her siblings and whose disappearance caused a nationwide search within 48 hours as the girl's parents made numerous television and newspaper appeals for her safe return after authorities had made inquiries with unemployed car mechanic and registered sex offender Roy William Whitting into the subsequent investigation that became a high-profile case in the United Kingdom at the time.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide

 

Born: October 13, 1991

 

Died: July 1, 2000

 

Location: Pulborough, West Sussex, England