Home » Carola Davenport, 22: Mother Of Twins Last Seen With Boyfriend In 1975
This missing person case from Pennsylvania hasn’t received much attention, but Carola Davenport has been missing for some time. Information regarding the 22-year-old’s personal affairs or professional life is scarce, if not impossible, to track down. However, her case has been entered into a handful of databases, and none give details regarding her disappearance other than a few sentences.
What can be gathered is Carola Davenport was last seen with her boyfriend, Robert Wilkins, in Philadelphia on October 1, 1975. The pair were at 7201 Devon Street. However, it is unclear why Carola wasn’t reported missing until February 23, 1976. Moreover, she was the mother of 11-month-old twins, a boy and a girl, at the time, and left behind her children, home, car, and personal items.
A Family Moves Forward With Few Answers
Carola’s brother was the person to report her missing, and the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System states his DNA has been collected. Further, the DNA of Carola’s daughter was also added to police databases, but her son has since passed away. The boyfriend, Robert Wilkins, is also deceased.
Carola Davenport: What To Know
At the time of her disappearance, Carola Davenport stood 5 feet 4 to 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighed between 120 and 130 pounds. She had black/dark brown hair and brown eyes. NamUs adds that Carola also has a fish-shaped birthmark as well as burn scars on her right hand and left arm. What she was last seen wearing is unknown.
Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the Philadelphia Police Department at (215) 686-3093 or their local authorities. The agency case number is 1976-14-016484.
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