18 year old Sean T. Murawske has been reported missing on Sunday, January 12, 2014 in Alma, Michigan. Sean Murawske was last seen at approximately 1:30 am at the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity on West Center Street in Alma. Police are looking into a tip that an individual fitting the missing Alma college freshman’s description was seen walking on West Superior near Luce Road around 2 a.m. Sunday.
Sean Thomas Murawske – pic from Alma Police Department
Sean T. Murawske was last seen at approximately 1:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, at the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity on West Center Street in Alma, investigators said.
Murawske was wearing a dark colored shirt and khaki pants. Murawske has blonde hair, is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 180 pounds.
UPDATE I: Alma College freshman reported missing.
Schooley said a thorough search was conducted in that area and nothing was found. Searches have also been conducted on campus and flyers have been distributed.
He said an investigation into Murawske’s cell phone revealed nothing that police didn’t already know.
Police will open Gratiot County’s Emergency Operation Center Monday night to use as a command center, and a search will also be conducted by air.
UPDATE II: Search for missing student ends in tragedy.
The search for the missing Alma College student ended in tragedy when volunteers found the body of 18 year-old Sean Murawske in a field off Charles Road in Alma.
Information is still sketchy but there appeared to be no obvious signs of foul play, said Alma Police Deputy Chief Matt Schooley. An autopsy will likely be scheduled.
Volunteers from the Murawske’s home town of Harbor Beach found the body.
Anyone with information should call the Alma Police Department at 989-463-8317.