Kari Lynn Nixon
In 1987 sixteen-year-old Kari Lynn Nixon disappeared within 700 feet of her home. Nixon had left home at 9:30pm to get some groceries for her father, she returned and was seen by a neighbor at 10:05pm near her home, only to vanish minutes later when some teens walked by her house. It wasn’t known whether she was abducted by a stranger or chose to run away.
A truly bizarre series of events unfolded when Kari’s parents viewed footage of a New Kids On The Block concert in Los Angeles and believed they recognized Kari in the audience. Jordan and Jonathan Knight personally made appeals for Kari to come forward and return to her parents, but the girl in the video contacted authorities and was in fact, not Kari Lynn Nixon.