Robert Kolker
Robert Kolker

Robert Kolker is a New York magazine contributing editor and the author of the new book, Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery, from which this piece is excerpted.

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July 9 2013 5:42 AMFirst Lost, Then MurderedMelissa moved to New York to cut hair. Then she became a prostitute. Then she was gone.
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