Ruthanne Ruppert went missing on August 14, 2000. According to a witness' observation, she was believed to have gone on a day hike in Yosemite to the Foresta area. She has not been seen since. In 2008, her backpack was found in the Fireplace Creek drainage.
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49 years old
Weight: 140 lbs.
Classification: DAY/NIGHT HIKER
Foul Play Suspected: Unknown / Undisclosed
Suspected Suicide: Unknown / Undisclosed
Cause of Death: Unknown / Unreported / Missing
Reported missing on August 14, 2000 - 8143 days, 22 hours, 36 minutes ago
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This case file has been assigned the Missing Persons ID 1016
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