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    CA - Danyel Sparpana, 3, West Sacramento, 2 Nov 1985 *L. Tholmer guilty*

    The Doe Network:
    Case File 130DFCA

    Left, center and right: Sparpana, circa 1985; Far right: Age-progression to 21 years (circa 2003)

    Danyel Lou Sparpana

    Missing since November 2, 1985 from West Sacramento, Yolo County, California.
    Classification: Non-Family Abduction

    Vital Statistics
    • Date Of Birth: July 23, 1982
    • Age at Time of Disappearance: 3 years old
    • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 3'0; 40 pounds
    • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Naturally curly, blonde hair; blue eyes.
    • Marks, Scars : She has a birth mark on the right knee and pierced ears.
    • Dentals: Available

    Circumstances of Disappearance
    Sparpana was last seen inside her family's residence in the 1900 block of Manzanita Way in West Sacramento, California on November 2, 1985. Her mother, Cynthia Sparpana, was found deceased inside the residence on November 5; she was a victim of homicide. None of Danyel's belongings were missing from their home.
    Lionel Ernest Tholmer Jr. was named as the prime suspect in the Sparpanas' cases shortly afterward. Tholmer resided in Georgia, but returned to the Sacramento area to work at McClellan Air Force Base in the mid-1980s. He was convicted of Cynthia and Danyel's murders in November 1992. Danyel's remains have never been located.

    If you have any information concerning Sparpana's case, please contact:
    West Sacramento Police Department

    You may remain anonymous when submitting information.
    Agency Case Number:
    NCMEC #: NCMC604481NCIC Number:
    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
    Source Information: California Department Of Justice
    The Sacramento Bee
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
    Doe Network link case
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