January 6, 1982 — August 22, 1998
It was an ordinary midsummer day — the Saturday before school was scheduled to start —when Tera Smith went missing from Shasta County, California.
She has never been seen again.
August 22, 1998
The last time Tera Smith was seen by what I term “a reliable witness” was when her sister saw Tera leave the house at around 6:00…