Above: Brandon Mema in 2000 (left) and an age-progressed image to 12, circa 2010 (right)
Last seen in Brooklyn, New York on October 11, 2000
Vital statistics: White male. Born on March 7, 1998. Blond hair, green eyes. He has asthma and requires nebulizer treatments. He may use the last name "Brinkers." Was two at the time.
Circumstances: He was abducted along with his brother Anthony by their non-custodial mother, Judith Renee Brinkers. A photo and vital statistics are posted below. Their father, Bedri Mema, has custody of them. A family court warrant has been issued for her arrest. They were known to be in Toronto or Winnipeg, Canada, but they may have returned to the local area. Anthony was found safe in July 2011; his brother remains missing.
Above: Judith Brinkers in 2000
Vital statistics: White female. Born on September 10, 1972. Blond hair, green eyes. Her nickname is "Jude" and she may use the alias name "Cordelia Gray." He ears are pierced and she has a dime-sized strawberry birthmark on her right thigh. Her hair was permed at the time. She is a licensed practical nurse but her New York state license has expired. Was twenty-eight at the time.
If you have any information as to the Mema childrens' whereabouts, please contact the New York Police Department at 718-735-0502. Any information received can be kept confidential.
Information used to compile this case file came from the following sources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Doe Network
The Charley Project
New York Missing and Exploited Children Clearinghouse
NamUs National Missing Persons Data System
Our Missing Children (site now defunct)
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