Sharon Pretorius – 6 of Diamonds, Ohio

One September day in 1973, 13-year-old Sharon left her home to run a quick errand, an errand she’s run dozens of times before. But that day would be different. And for the last 50 years her family and investigators have put all their hope and energy into trying to determine what happened in just a 90 second window after she walked out the door.

Sharon Pretorius unsolved card - 6 of Diamonds

Courtesy of Miami Valley Crime Stoppers

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If you know anything about the disappearance or murder of 13-year-old Sharon Pretorius in September of 1973, or if you’re a detective who’s worked a similar case, please call the Dayton Police Department Cold Case Unit at 937-333-7109.

To apply for the Cold Case Playing Card grant through Season of Justice, visit www.seasonofjustice.org.

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