48 Year Old Tonya Couch, Mother Named a Missing Person in Hunt for ‘Affluenza’ Teenager, Ethan Couch
The manhunt for 18 year old Ethan Couch and his mother, 48 year old Tonya Couch, has grown to involve the United States Marshals Service and the F.B.I. The “affluenza” teen failed to check in with his probation officer on December 10, 2015 but that the office was not notified of his disappearance until Dec. 15. Authorities believe that the mother and son may have fled the country, however, there is no evidence to support that idea. One would assume that they need to use credit cards, unless this was completely planned and they made a large cash withdrawal prior to their disappearance.
Police are stating that this point that although they believe the mother and son are together, they have no evidence that is the case. However, all signs point in that direction. One thing is for certain, this spoiled, rotten POS who has already once gotten away with murder because of a BS defense of “affluenza”and a dumb-ass judge who went along with it is finally going to get what is coming to him and the families, friends and loved ones of those who Couch killed with finally get some justice.
It was a case that captivated the nation, prompting a discussion about wealth and power: A white teenager from a well-off family killed four people in a Texas suburb in June 2013 while driving drunk. At trial, a judge gave the teenager probation after a witness testified that he had suffered from too much privilege — an affliction the witness called “affluenza.”
This month, the case came roaring back after the authorities announced that the teenager, Ethan Couch, 18, had disappeared with his mother before a hearing that could have transferred his case to adult court, possibly resulting in prison time.
On Tuesday, a spokeswoman for the district attorney’s office in Texas’ Tarrant County, Samantha Jordan, said that Mr. Couch had failed to check in with his probation officer on Dec. 10, but that the office was not notified of his disappearance until Dec. 15, leaving the authorities scrambling to make up for lost time.
The manhunt for Mr. Couch and his mother, Tonya Couch, 48, has grown to involve the United States Marshals Service and the F.B.I. Hundreds of leads from across the country have poured in, but no one is sure when the Couches disappeared.
One theory floated by investigators is that mother and son fled the country, Ms. Jordan said, but there is no evidence to support that idea.
Tarrant County Sheriff Dee Anderson said at a press conference Monday morning that authorities believe the mother and son are together, and potentially fled the county in her black 2011 Ford F-150 pick-up.
“We’re trying to account for everything that’s possible,” Anderson said. “And this pickup truck is one thing we can’t account for.”
The truck is a Harley Davidson-themed special edition with 23 inch chrome wheels, and Texas License Plate BC-50945, according to officials. Anderson acknowledged during the press conference that investigators don’t know for sure that Tonya and Ethan couch are together.
36 year Old Chad Smith Missing Since 12/14/15 from Fort Thomas, KY … Last Seen in Cincinnati, OH … Police Issued a Critical Missing Alert Friday
36 year old Chad Smith has been missing since Monday, December 14, 2015 in Fort Thomas, Kentucky. According to the Fort Thomas Police, Smith left his home sometime early Monday morning, and was last seen around noon that day in the Winton Terrace area of Cincinnati. Chad Smith has not been seen or heard from since. The police are getting help from the Ohio chapter of Texas Equusearch. David Rader, director for the Ohio chapter of Texas Equusearch, said search crews will saturate Downtown, Winton Terrace, Clifton and homeless camps.
Authorities are organizing search crews after police said a Fort Thomas man disappeared from his home on Monday morning.
Police issued a critical missing alert Friday morning for 36-year-old Chad Smith, a known businessman in the Fort Thomas community.
Smith co-founded and co-owns Foster & Flux, an animation studio based in Downtown Cincinnati. According to WCPO media partner Fort Thomas Matters, Smith was one of the artists who worked on the annual visual-musical performance Lumenocity this year.
According to Fort Thomas Police Lt. Rich Whitford, Smith left his home sometime early Monday morning, and was last seen around noon that day in the Winton Terrace area of Cincinnati.
Authorities are organizing a volunteer search and rescue out of Cincinnati Music Hall on Elm St. Saturday morning at 8 a.m.
Anyone with information on Smith’s whereabouts or disappearance is asked to call your local police, 859-443-2496 or 9-1-1.
The body was found Monday night Fielding Street, in the area of 7 Mile Road and Evergreen appears to be that of missing 24 year old Kajavia Globe. However, positive identification needs to be confirmed by the medical examiner. Family members filed a missing persons report Saturday, December 12.
The police are stating that there was evidence of foul play in the disappearance of Kajavia Globe. Her vehicle was found abandoned on Chatham Street, near Telegraph Road and Fenkel, early Monday morning, 3 days after she went missing and surveillance video showed a masked man using Globe’s bank card to withdraw cash at an ATM at 7 Mile Road and Telegraph, late Friday afternoon.
Detroit police are working to confirm whether a body found Monday on the city’s west side is that of a missing 24-year-old woman.
The body was found early Monday evening on Fielding Street, in the area of 7 Mile Road and Evergreen. Police and family members were at the scene.
Assistant police chief Steve Dolunt told reporters that though authorities believe the body belongs to Globe, confirmation by the medical examiner is required.
Image of masked person who allegedly took an unspecified amount of money from Globe’s bank account. (Photo: DPD)
“We’ve got the body of a black female, appears to be in her 20s, in the backyard of this location,” Dolunt said. “At this time, it appears to be our missing [person], we can’t confirm it until the medical examiner gets here. At this time, we cannot confirm the cause of death.”
Earlier Monday, police said there was evidence of foul play in the disappearance of Kajavia Globe.
Globe’s car was found abandoned on Chatham Street, near Telegraph Road and Fenkel, early Monday morning — three days after she went missing.
About two miles from that location, police say surveillance video shows a masked man using Globe’s bank card to withdraw cash at an ATM at 7 Mile Road and Telegraph, late Friday afternoon.
Anyone with information should call Detroit police at (313) 596-5840.
36 Year Old Firefighter Joshua Ryan Milton Missing Since 12/10/15 in Seattle, WA (Update: Car found at Deception Pass)
36 year old Seattle firefighter Joshua Ryan Milton has been missing since Thursday, December 10, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. Joshua Ryan Milton was scheduled to start at 5:30 PM on Thursday, but didn’t arrive for his shift as a paramedic student at Harborview Medical Center on Seattle’s First Hill. Milton was last seen near Harborview at approximately 3:30 PM. He was driving a white 2000 Honda Accord with four doors, license plate number ABR2611. Joshua RyanMilton joined the Seattle Fire Department in 2012, and was recently accepted into the paramedic program. He is married with a 3-year-old son.
Seattle police hope to find a Seattle firefighter missing after he did not arrive for work Thursday evening.
Joshua Ryan Milton, 36, had been scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m. but didn’t arrive for his shift as a paramedic student at Harborview Medical Center on Seattle’s First Hill.
Efforts by police to find Milton or contact him by phone were not successful. A police spokesman said there’s no indication Milton is the victim of a crime, but investigators are concerned for his safety.
Milton was last seen near Harborview at approximately 3:30 p.m. He was driving a white 2000 Honda Accord with four doors, license plate number ABR2611.
The car belonging to 36-year-old Milton was found at Deception Pass by park employees at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Washington State Patrol responded and verified that it was Milton’s car, and said the keys were still inside.
“We’ve covered most of the park, but the biggest concern is the water, and that’s fast-moving water through there,” park manager Jack Hartt said. “It’s very difficult to find anybody if they are in the water.”
At the request of Seattle police and fire departments, the Coast Guard flew one of its rescue helicopters at Deception Pass, but found no sign of Milton. Rescue boats from North Whidbey Island Fire and Rescue also returned empty handed following a days-long search of the area.
UPDATE II: Search and rescue efforts under way for missing Seattle firefighter.
Police were searching Sunday for a Seattle firefighter who vanished Thursday and whose car was found two days later.
The search moved 80 miles north of Seattle to Deception Pass, a picturesque park 80 miles north of Seattle, where Milton’s 2000 white Honda Accord was found by park workers Saturday morning, Q13 Fox reported.
15 year old Carla Torres has been missing since Thursday, December 10, 2015 from the Northwest Side of Chicago, Illinois. Carla Torres was last seen in the 2900 block of North Monitor Avenue on Thursday.
Missing: Carla Torres – (Pic: Chicago Police Department)
Carla Torres was last seen in the 2900 block of North Monitor Avenue on Thursday, according to a missing person alert from Area North detectives.
Torres is described as a 5-foot-2, 135-pound Hispanic girl with brown hair, brown eyes and a fair complexion.
If anyone has any information regarding Carla Torres, please call Area North detectives at (312) 744-8200.