September 20, 1988
Belen, New Mexico
|Date(s) of Birth Used
||February 28, 1969
|Place of Birth
||Brown, cowlick on right temple
||5'5" to 5'7" (at time of disappearance)
||115 to 120 pounds (at time of disappearance)
|Scars and Marks
||Calico has a large scar on the back of her right shoulder, and a dime-sized brown-colored birthmark on the back of one of her legs.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for precise details leading to the identification or location of Tara Leigh Calico, and information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for her disappearance.
Tara Leigh Calico left her home on Brugg Street in Belen, New Mexico, to go on a bike ride at 9:30 a.m. on September 20, 1988. She rode her mother's bicycle as her own was damaged. She was last seen riding along Highway 47 in Valencia County at approximately 11:45 a.m. Calico biked this route daily during her routine 36-mile ride.
She was 19 years old at the time of her disappearance, and was never seen again.