Above: Arielle Buday in 2008 (left) and an age-progressed image to 7, circa 2010 (right)

Arielle Isabella Buday

Last seen in Gainesville, Florida on October 28, 2008

Vital statistics: White female. Born on September 5, 2003. Brown hair, brown eyes. She has a scar under her chin. Was four at the time.

Circumstances: She was abducted by her non-custodial mother, Jepke Marie Buday. A photo and vital statistics are posted below. A felony warrant for kidnapping has been issued for her. They may be in Belgium.

Above: Jepke Buday in 2008

Vital statistics: White (Belgian) female. Born on December 23, 1975. Brown hair, green eyes. She has a tattoo of the word "sunshine" on her ankle. Her ears are pierced. She speaks Dutch and English. Was thirty-two at the time.

If you have any information as to Arielle's whereabouts, please contact the Gainesville Police Department at 352-334-2400. Any information received can be kept confidential.

Information used to compile this casefile came from the following resources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Charley Project
Florida Missing Persons Search
NamUs National Missing Persons Data System

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