Disappearance of Raisa Räisänen

Raisa Maria Räisänen[1] (born March 10, 1983, Tampere) was a 16-year-old girl who disappeared in downtown Tampere, Finland on October 16, 1999. The case is unsolved as of 2021. Räisänen was declared dead in absentia in 2007.[2]

Raisa Räisänen
Born
Raisa Maria Räisänen

(1983-03-10)March 10, 1983
DisappearedOctober 16, 1999 (aged 16)
Tampere, Finland
StatusMissing for 21 years, 11 months and 1 day

DisappearanceEdit

Because of the EU Summit that was held in Tampere on the same day, security had been tightened and there were police everywhere from Finland.[3]

The last call from Räisänen's phone was at 22:18[1] and the last confirmed sighting of her was at 22:50. After that there were several uncertain reports of someone resembling her.[4] According to the police it is likely that she was seen downtown at 23:50.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Hirvasnoro, Tarja (June 15, 2016). "Tampereella kadonneen Raisa Räisäsen isä: 'Jospa joku vielä puhuisi'". Kodin Kuvalehti (in Finnish). Retrieved October 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Lehtinen, Pasi (November 10, 2007). "Raisa julistettiin kuolleeksi". Iltalehti (in Finnish). Retrieved November 10, 2015.
  3. ^ a b Koskinen, Anu (October 14, 2019). "Nuori koripalloilija Raisa Räisänen katosi 20 vuotta sitten – Poliisilla on kolme eri teoriaa, mitä tapahtui: "Uskon, että syyllinen löytyy"". yle.fi (in Finnish). Yle. Retrieved October 23, 2019.
  4. ^ Harju, Elli (November 27, 2017). "Raisa Räisäsestä mahdollisest valvontakamerakuvaa katoamisillalta – maastoetsinnöissä ei havaittu mitään, ja Pälkäneen- tutkintalinja hylättiin". Iltalehti.fi (in Finnish). Iltalehti. Retrieved October 15, 2019.

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