Pennsylvania State Police Troop R – Dunmore continue their investigation on the missing person case of Sandra HOPLER.

HOPLER was reported missing from Keystone College in La Plume, PA on 09/29/73 and was last seen in Scranton, PA.

HOPLER told her roommate she was going to go to New York City for a visit. She was last seen at the bus stop. She never returned home and has never been heard from again. Few details are available in her case.

An updated age-progressed photo of HOPLER is shown. 

She would be 64 years of age.

Missing Since - 09/29/1973

Missing From - La Plume, Pennsylvania

Sex - Female

Race - White

Date of Birth - 06/08/1955 (64)

Age at time of missing - 18 years old

Height and Weight - 5'4, 125 pounds

Clothing/Jewelry Description - A dark-colored blouse, a burgundy blazer and a new Seiko watch with a gold face. Carrying a tan purse with a shoulder strap.

Distinguishing Characteristics - Caucasian female. Light brown hair, hazel eyes.

Hopler's nickname is Sandy. She has a mole on her the back of her right hand between her thumb and index finger, a mole near the left side of her lip, and a small scar on one eyebrow. Her ears are pierced, and she wore eyeglasses..

Any persons with information regarding this incident are asked to contact the PSP Dunmore Station at 570-963-3156 and speak to Tpr. Ives or you can contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers if you have information on this crime, any serious crime, or wanted person, call the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at

All callers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD.

All information is accurate as of Release Date.  

Media Release #2617

Saturday, September 29, 1973 (All day)

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