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ASHBY Debbie

Debbie Marie ASHBY

Missing Person Debbie Ashby
  • Missing since: Friday, October 9, 1987
  • Last seen: Leumeah NSW
  • Jurisdiction: NSW
  • Year of birth: 1971
  • Age now: 46
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 160cm
  • Build: Slim
  • Hair: Brown
  • Complexion: Fair
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Reward offered: $100,000 - more information


Debbie Ashby was last seen leaving her family home at Leumeah in Sydney's west on 9 October 1987. Debbie left her home at 1pm and stated that she was going to a friend's house. Debbie didn't take any clothing with her and has not been seen since. She was 16 at the time of her disappearance.

A rebellious teen, she had experienced threats at school and had wanted to move schools before leaving school for good. The last her family heard from her was a phone call a few days after she left home, saying she was all right.

If you have information that may assist police to locate Debbie please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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