IndieGoGo Campaign Establish to Fund Efforts to find Mickey Shunick

May 22, 2012

Family and friends of Mickey Shunick, 21, missing since May 19th have established an on-line campaign for funding ongoing efforts to find Mickey and bring her home.  Through IndieGoGo, participants can donate money to support the dissemination of information, investigative work, and search efforts, if and when they begin again. Lafayette headquarters for volunteer activities related to the case are located at 2811 Johnston Street, next to Lafayette Bowling Lanes and Twins Bakery.  For more details about the IndeGoGo campaign, and updates from Mickey’s family and friends, go to

Lafayette Police continue their investigation, and have established a 24-hour automated tips line for callers interested in offering helpful information about the case.  The number to call is 337-291-8633.

There remains a $25,000 Reward for any information leading to the whereabouts of Mickey Shunick.

21 year old Mickey Shunick (pictured) was last seen at about 2:00 am (May 19) riding a black and gold Schwinn Cutter bicycle with glittery gold handlebars from a friend's home in the Saint Streets area of Lafayette. She was riding back home to the area near Ambassador and Congress, but never made it home and hasn't been seen since. She is 5'1" tall, weighing about 115 pounds, has shoulder length curly blonde hair and blue eyes. She has a small tattoo of a bicycle on her right outer ankle and a nose ring on her left nostril. She was last seen wearing a pastel multicolored striped shirt, light wash denim skinny jeans, and silver ankle boots. She was also carrying a light brown leather backpack, a black and yellow Vera Bradley wallet, a black Verizon slider phone and a small pink container of pepper spray.
If you have any information on her whereabouts, please contact the Lafayette Police at 337-291-8633 or email