Name: Shalunda Matthews
Nicknames: Bolo, Wee Wee
Age: 34 years old
Last seen: October 9, 2008
Location: Columbus, Mississippi
Status: Still missing
34 year old Shalunda Matthews was last seen on October 9, 2008 in Columbus, Mississippi. She disappeared from her home on Sixth Avenue and hasn’t been heard from since.
Shalunda Matthews was born on March 9, 1974. At the time of her disappearance she was living with her boyfriend at a home on Sixth Avenue in Columbus, Mississippi.
She was on probation at the time, and had been complying with all the requirements, including checking in with her probation officer regularly. An arrest warrant was issued after she went missing for failure to check in.
Her loved ones say she would never disappear without contacting anyone. She leaves behind a handicapped son who is being raised by her mother.
On October 9, 2008, Shalunda went to meet up with her boyfriend at a local club. From the club they went to a home on Sixth Avenue in Columbus, Mississippi that they had been staying at.
According to her boyfriend, he gave her money in the morning to pick up some needed items. Shalunda hasn’t been seen or heard from since.
Each month Shalunda received some money from her mother to help with expenses, and when she failed to pick it up and check in on her teenage special needs son her family knew something was wrong.
Shalunda’s boyfriend was interviewed by police and is not considered a suspect in her disappearance.
The location of Shalunda Matthews, as well as the circumstances surrounding her disappearance, remains unknown.
Her case is classified as endangered missing and remains unsolved.
Black female born on March 9, 1974. Shalunda has brown hair, brown eyes, stands 5’3 tall, and weighs 125 pounds.
Her ears are pierced and she is left handed.
If you have any information regarding the disappearance of Shalunda Matthews please contact the Columbus Police Department at (662) 244-3554.