Found or Dead? Is She Dead or Alive?

As the title suggests, ‘Crime Junkie: Missing: Dawnita Wilkerson’ is a podcast episode that delves deep into the baffling disappearance of a middle-aged IndianaMother without a trace DawnitaIn the weeks leading to 2020, she was admittedly concerned for her safety. It turned out that she had good reasons to be, considering the circumstances. So now, if you wishTo learn more about her, her case, the authorities’ progress, and the crucial theories regarding her plausible perpetrators, don’t worry; we’ve got all the key details for you.

What Happened to Dawnita Wilkerson?

AtThe average age at 44 Dawnita Wilkerson could only be described as a kind, loving family woman through and through — she was not just a devoted mother of six but was also close to her relatives. That’s how they knew something was genuinely wrong when they failed to hear from her for an entire day and did not hesitate to file a missing person report the morning after, on June 22, 2020. Her loved ones insisted it wasn’t like her to go anywhere for an extended period without at least informing somebody, let alone leave her children behind, and the matter picked up from there.

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ItIt was first widely reported that Dawnita was last seen stepping out of her brother’s EvansvilleHome in Vanderburgh County — where she’d been staying for a little while — on June 20, 2020. HoweverHer last known sighting was actually her leaving a local motel at 8.16 a.m. June 21 by getting into a silver/pewter-colored 2004 Chevrolet SuburbanWith a sunroof or tinted glass HerThe vehicle had crossed the state border into the southeastern United States. Detectives believe that the cell phone was switched off the following day. Southern Illinois.

Has Dawnita Wilkerson Been Found? Is She Alive or Dead?

AsInvestigating the possibility of a retaliatory investigation Dawnita’s disappearance began, it came to light that she’d told many friends as well as family members she was “afraid for her life” in the days leading up to it. That’s because she’d been receiving threatening messages from her on and off abusive ex-boyfriend and one of his close relatives, most of which were along the lines of “I’m going to get you” or “I’ll kill you, and they’ll never find your body.” A family member even declared, “[Dawnita]A few days prior to her disappearance, she had told many people that she will be back if something happens. [these two men] did it.”

Found or Dead? Is She Dead or Alive?
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As if that’s not enough, not only did a friend claim DawnitaShe had called her that morning to tell her she was with the males and scared. However, her ex-boyfriend has a history of violence. InIn fact, the local cops had taken him into police custody at least four more times between 2018 & 2019 for various domestic abuse/battery issues. DawnitaSeveral of them had even landed her in the hospital. HerFamily further believes in the Chevrolet SuburbanOne of the men she feared was the one she was last seen in her car, especially because they have connections to each other. Illinois.

WithHowever, the only thing that the authorities have confirmed is that they were capable of identifying the owner of the SUV but that he refused all cooperation. TheyHave not named any suspects orThey have not made any arrests in the meantime, and the case remains open, so they are careful about not disclosing too much to the media as well as the public. Dawnita’s family. “Unfortunately, in a case like this, we can’t share everything…,” Detective Jeff Hands said. “I can’t imagine what [her family must be] feeling, and I know they’re frustrated, and I understand that.”

Found or Dead? Is She Dead or Alive?
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InIn other words, even though it’s been almost two years, Dawnita Wilkerson (orHer remains (or any other evidence) have not been located. ApartApart from obvious reasons, she is also considered to be in danger because she has multiple medical conditions that require her to take constant medication.

Standing at 5’3″ and weighing 145lbs at the time of her vanishing, DawnitaShe has several tattoos, including a cross on her upper left shoulder and a heart on the lower back. SoPlease contact us if you have information about her case orPlease contact the authorities if you are unsure of your whereabouts.

YouYou can call the Evansville Police DepartmentCall 812-436-77979 to reach the FBI Indianapolis OfficeContact us at 317-595-4000 orThe tip line is at 812-435-6199 You can also email your tips to her family at [email protected] and donate to the GoFundMe they’ve set up to fuel their search efforts.

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