Afternoon: Denise spends the afternoon chatting on the phone with her boyfriend who is in Pennsylvania
During that afternoon, Denise spent much of her time speaking with her boyfriend over the phone. He was out of state visiting a sick relative in Pennsylvania at the time.
Person With Information
Early Evening: Lorraine calls home from a pay phone in Manhattan to say she's on her way home
"It was my 19th birthday and I called from a pay phone to tell my mother I was getting on the subway home to our place (in the Mets apartments at 4815 46th St.) from my job at AT&T in Manhattan," says Diehl
Lorraine worked for AT&T in Manhattan (approx. location)
Sibling of Victim
Parent of Victim
Early Evening: Denise's mom believes she smells alcohol on Denise's breath
Denise's mother smelled what she believed to be alcohol on Denise’s breath and an argument broke out.
Her mother threatened to tell her father when he returned home from work at the post office.
Early Evening: Denise storms out of the family apartment after fighting with her mom
Denise and her mother had argued at dinner because her mother thought Denise had been drinking alcohol. She left the house angrily and without taking any personal belongings. She never returned home and has not been heard from again.
Early Evening: Denise is spotted by a neighbor climbing over a fence
A neighbor saw her climb over a fence behind the building and leave the complex via an adjacent Mets building.
Early Morning: Denise is reported missing
Denise was reported missing the next day when she didn’t return home. Her family waited all night for her to come back. Investigators are unsure if she ran away or if foul play was involved.