Latest Missing persons News

Body found in Texas lake was of woman missing days earlier

Oct. 20, 2018 3:22 PM EDT

JUNCTION, Texas (AP) — A body found this past week in a rain-swollen Central Texas lake is that of an Alabama woman who went missing Oct. 8 when floodwaters overwhelmed an RV park, authorities said Saturday. Burnet County sheriff's officials said the body of Charlotte Moye was found on Lake Lyndon B....

Victims IDed as Hurricane Michael recovery effort drags on

Oct. 19, 2018 10:50 PM EDT

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — A family can begin to grieve after officials confirmed Friday the death of a 79-year-old Florida woman who had been missing since Hurricane Michael left her Mexico Beach home in rubble. Joanne Garone Behnke said it's been an agonizing wait to find out what happen to her aunt, Aggie...

Missing Florida woman's body recovered amid rubble

Oct. 19, 2018 5:54 PM EDT

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — A family can begin to grieve after officials confirmed Friday the death of a 79-year-old Florida woman who had been missing since Hurricane Michael left her Mexico Beach home in rubble. Joanne Garone Behnke said it's been an agonizing wait to find out what happen to her aunt, Aggie...

The Latest: Body identified as missing 79-year-old woman

Oct. 19, 2018 4:45 PM EDT

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Officials have confirmed the death of a 79-year-old Florida woman who has been missing since Hurricane Michael left her Mexico Beach home in rubble. The Bay County medical examiner's office confirmed Friday that Aggie...

The Latest: Multiple shots were fired in missing girl's home

Oct. 19, 2018 3:13 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who vanished after her parents were killed (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Dispatch logs show multiple shots were fired in the home of a northwestern Wisconsin girl who vanished after her parents were found dead inside the house....

Searchers find nothing as hunt for missing girl continues

Oct. 19, 2018 1:41 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a ground search has turned up nothing useful as investigators look for a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who vanished after her parents were found dead. Deputies discovered Jayme Closs' parents shot to death in their home in rural Barron early Monday. The girl was nowhere to...

Pregnant Chicago postal worker missing; foul play suspected

Oct. 19, 2018 10:42 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — More than two weeks after a 27-year-old pregnant postal worker vanished after calling in sick for work, Chicago police say they suspect foul play in her disappearance. "Based on the length of time of Kierra Coles disappearance and the fact that she has fallen off the grid, police suspect...

Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killed

Oct. 18, 2018 10:07 PM EDT

BARRON, Wis. (AP) — One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald requested the help of volunteers on Thursday in the hopes of finding clues as to the...

Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when writer vanished

Oct. 18, 2018 4:21 PM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — A member of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage during several trips abroad walked into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul just before writer Jamal Khashoggi vanished there, a surveillance photo leaked Thursday shows, drawing the kingdom's heir-apparent closer to the columnist's...

Woman charged in death of toddler found buried in park

Oct. 18, 2018 1:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A toddler's caregiver was charged with murder in the suffocation death of the baby whose body was found partially buried in a public park with the top of her head exposed, police said Thursday. Police arrested Nyishia Corbitt, 33, for the death of 22-month-old Alina Barnes, who she'd...