7 Year Old Cole Evans Missing Since 1/5/13 Near Seligman, AZ (UPDATE: Missing 7 year old found safe)
7 year old Cole Evans has been missing since Saturday, January 5, 2013 when he disappeared from his grandmother’s home near My Way Road and Lazy Days Road in Seligman, Arizona. The boy’s grandmother stated that she last saw Cole around 10 a.m. Saturday and assumed he wandered off the property without her knowledge. Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office deputies and search and rescue personnel are looking for Cole Evans. The 7 year old boy who lives in Phoenix with his parents and was visiting his grandmother’s vacation home has a form of Autism. There is no evidence of foul play and the family is fully cooperating.
Courtesy YCSO – Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office
The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is still looking for a young boy who went missing in the town of Seligman on Saturday.
YCSO said they have not been able to locate 7-year-old Cole Evans after he disappeared from his grandmother’s home near My Way Road and Lazy Days Road on Saturday morning.
Authorities will continue to search for Evans with more than 100 ground search team members and ongoing air support.
Cole Evan Description:
Evans is 4 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 70 pounds. He has brown hair, blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a black hooded coat with a Batman emblem. He may also be wearing black snow boots.
If you have any information, you’re asked to call 911 or the sheriff’s office at 928-771-3260 immediately
UPDATE I: Reported at KPHO, Detectives are looking for a man seen carrying a bow and standing next to a blue 1/2 ton pick-up truck with a boy who had dark hair and a black jacket tied around his waist.
UPDATE II: Missing 7 year old Cole Evans found Safe on Sunday about a mile and a half from his grandmother’s home.
19 year old Alyssa Byrne who has been missing since New Year’s Eve has been found deceased in South Lake Tahoe, NV. Her body was discovered uncovered, lying in a snow bank this morning on the side of the road between the Snow Globe Festival and a hotel. Alyssa’s body was found about 10 feet from a road and was not visible from the road because of high piles of snow. She was attending the Snow Globe Festival but left early to go back to the hotel. Investigators said Byrne appears to have attempted to walk back to her hotel because of long lines waiting to get on shuttle buses. According to police, there were no signs of outward trauma and no foul play is suspected. A full autopsy report is being conducted to determine the cause of death.
Authorities have found the body of Alyssa Byrne, the 19-year-old California woman who had been missing since New Year’s Eve.
Byrne, of Petaluma, Calif., was last seen by friends around 11:30 p.m. at Snow Globe, a three-day music festival in South Lake Tahoe, Nev., that attracts thousands of people, police said.
A utility worker discovered her body, uncovered, lying in a snow bank this morning on the side of the road between the Snow Globe Festival and a hotel, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department said in a news conference today.
Ben and Henry Cleary, the two Georgia brothers who have been missing since Wednesday, December 26 have been found safe in Austin, TX. An Amber Alert was issued on Thursday for the missing 9 and 7 year old brothers after they had been abducted by their father, Daniel Cleary. Cleary was supposed to return the boys to their mother on Wednesday; however, never did. 46 year old Daniel Cleary was taken into custody Saturday evening by police. He faces a felony charge of interstate interference with custody.
Police said two young boys from Georgia who were reported missing this week were found safe in Texas on Saturday and their father is in custody and facing charges.
Brothers Ben and Henry Cleary — ages 9 and 7 — were visiting with their father, Daniel Cleary, of Roswell, and were supposed to return home Wednesday. An Amber Alert was issued Thursday.
Roswell Police Lt. James H. McGee said that the 46-year-old Daniel Cleary was taken into custody Saturday evening in Austin, Texas.
“We have recovered the kids,” McGee told The Associated Press. “They were with him and they were OK.”
Missing 67 Year Old Cheryl Spengler Belived to be Body Found in Burned Home Set by Ex-con Gunman William Spengler
The death toll has rose to three in the heinous, murderous acts of 62 year old William Spengler ... “do what I like doing best, killing people.” Before anyone starts railing on gun control, maybe some one would like to tell me how some one beats their grandmother to death with a hammer and gets manslaughter?
William Spengler – Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
The body found in the burned remains of the house set on fire to lure fireman to the location is believed to be 67 year old Cheryl Spengler, the sister of the ex-con and murderous gunman, William Spengler, who shot two fireman in an ambush. Ex-con William Spengler, 62, who served 17 years in prison for manslaughter in the 1980 hammer slaying of his grandmother. Human remains were found at the shooter’s house, 191 Lake Road, that they believed were of Ms. Spengler.
William Spengler, 62, who served 17 years in prison for manslaughter in the 1980 hammer slaying of his grandmother, set his house afire before dawn Christmas Eve before taking a revolver, a shotgun and a semiautomatic rifle to a sniper position outside, Police Chief Gerald Pickering said.
The death toll rose to three as police revealed that a body believed to be the killer’s 67-year-old sister, Cheryl Spengler, was found in the rubble of his fire-ravaged home.
How did this guy only get charged with manslaughter for the beating death with a hammer of his grandmother? Talk about your lazy prosecutions. How was he paroled? When you have a guy who says, “I do what I like doing best, killing people,” that is hardly words of one you want out amongst the population.
Police Find Clothing Tied to Missing Yacht School Friends Zachary Wells and Prescott Wright of Island of Kennebunkport, ME
21 year old Zachary Wells and 23 year old Prescott Wright have been missing since 12/20/12 when they were last seen at a party with friends in Kennebunkport, ME. They had virtually vanished without a trace. However, there appears to have been a break in the case. Police are saying that clothing items believed to belong to two the two missing yacht school friends were found on the rocks of a small island off the coast of Kennebunkport, Maine.
Clothing items believed to belong to two missing yacht school friends were found on the rocks of a small island off the coast of Maine, Kennebunkport police said today.
Zachary Wells, 21, and Prescott Wright, 23, were last seen hanging out at a home in the seaside community on Thursday, police chief Craig Sanford said.
The disappearance of the two friends baffled authorities, who have searched by air, water and in wooded areas for the men.
Today marked the first breakthrough in the case, when authorities discovered the clothing, including one item that was marked to indicate that it belonged to one of the men, Sanford said.
UPDATE I: According to the Bangor Daily News, one of the articles of clothing found on rocks on a small island off Cape Porpoise is “marked in such a way as to indicate ownership to one of the missing men.”
Kennebunkport, ME – Google Maps
One of the articles of clothing is “marked in such a way as to indicate ownership to one of the missing men,” Police Chief Craig A. Sanford said in a statement released Monday.
The statement did not say whether the clothes belonged to Prescott Wright, 23, of Barnstable, Mass., or Zachary Wells, 21, of Burlington, Vt. The men were last seen at Wells’ residence, an antique Cape house situated near marshes and a sheltered bay at 5 Mills Road in Kennebunkport.
The Maine Marine Patrol, which found the clothes, Maine Warden Service, and the Kennebunkport Police Department are continuing their search for the two men. Searchers had never overlooked the possibility that the two men went into the water before their disappearance, Sanford said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Kennebunkport Police Department at 207-967-2454.
Search Continues for Two Missing 21 Year Old Zachary Wells & 23 Year Old Prescott Wright … Missing Since 12/20/12 in Kennebunkport, ME
The search continues for two Kennebunkport, ME men, 21 year old Zachary Wells of Burlington, VT and 23 year old Prescott Wright of Barnstable, MA. Both men are students at the Landing School in Arundel, ME. According to Kennebunkport Police Chief Craig Sanford, the Wells and Wright were last seen early Thursday morning, December 20, 2012 in Kennebunkport, ME. They had been drinking with friends and it is believed the two were intoxicated when leaving the residence. It is not known when or how the men left the home. The police continue to investigate with the help of the Coast Guard and Marine Patrol checking the coastline.
Missing: 21 Year Old Zachary Wells & 23 Year Old Prescott Wright – Kennebunkport Police
Kennebunkport Police Chief Craig Sanford said Maine Marine Patrol is searching the coastline while police are searching roadsides, the marshes and the woods for Zachary Wells, 21, of 5 Mills Rd., and Prescott Wright, 23, of 32 Post Rd. in Kennebunk, who disappeared Wednesday night.
The two men were last seen at a gathering of friends at Wells’ home. Police said the two may have been intoxicated when last seen. Sanford said there was no signs of disturbance at the Mills Road.
If anyone has any information about where these two men are, they are asked to call the Kennebunkport Police Department at 207-967-2454.
9 Year Old Skylar Dials Missing Since Friday, 12/21/12 Found Deceased in Griffin, GA (Update: Shane Clifton Collett Arrested, Charged with Murder and Kidnapping)
Walking through the woods by herself?
9 year old Skyler Dials was reported missing Friday afternoon, December 21, 2012 in Griffen, GA. Skylar was was headed to her friends house nearby around 11 a.m. Friday by walking through the woods, something she commonly did. Sadly, the search for Skylar Dials ended early Saturday morning at 2 AM when her body was found off Yarbrough Mill Road in Spalding County near where she was walking to the woods. According to Sheriff Wendell Beam, the body of Skylar Dials was found in the woods, about 300 yards behind her home. An autopsy is being conducted on Saturday to determine the cause of death.
9 year old Skyler Dials – Rest in Peace
A 9-year-old Griffin girl was found dead overnight after being reported missing, the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday. The search for Skylar Dials started around 4 p.m. Friday and ended around 2 a.m. Saturday. Her body was discovered off Yarbrough Mill Road in Spalding County. The child was headed to her friends house nearby around 11 a.m. Friday, walking through woods near where she was found, according to Channel 2 Action News. It was common for her to go through the wooded area to visit friends, Sheriff Wendell Beam told told Channel 2.
Our hearts go out to the family and friend of Skyler Dials, but good grief. This did not have to happen. Once again we are presented with a crime against a child that was totally preventable. WHO LETS A 9 YEAR OLD GIRL WALK THROUGH THE WOODS BY THEMSELVES IN THIS DAY AND AGE!!!
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is also involved in the case. Anyone with information should contact the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office at 770-467-4282.
UPDATE I: 40 year old Shane Clifton Collett arrestedand charged with the murder, kidnapping and concealing a death of 9 year old Skylar Dials. Collett is currently being held in the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center without bond.
Spalding County authorities arrested a 40-year-old Griffin man in the slaying of a 9-year-old girl who was found dead early Saturday after being reported missing.
Sheriff Wendell Beam said Shane Clifton Collett of 678 Yarbrough Mill Road, was arrested in the death of Skylar Dials, who had been missing since Friday afternoon. Skylar’s body was found around 2 a.m. Saturday.
“Mr. Collett has been charged with murder, kidnapping and concealing a death and is currently being held in the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center without bond,” Beam said. The sheriff did not say what led them to Collett, who lived a short distance from where Skylar lived with an aunt.
Danielle Jelinek has been was reported missing on Sunday, December 9, 2012in Chisago Count, Minnesota. The Chisago County police department received a call from Jelinek’s family on Sunday afternoon and went on a welfare check to a residence in Chisago Lake Township where she was last seen. Upon conducting the welfare check at the home of Jelinek’s on-again/off-again boyfriend, 28-year-old Aaron Schnagl located on the 11200 block of 261st Street, Schnagl was uncooperative. The police executed a search warrant. Police found Jelinek’s purse, shoes and cell phone at the home. However, they also found drugs and arrested Schnagl for drug possession. The Chisago County Sheriff’s Office says it’s treating this as a missing person case
Duncan says deputies found personal items belonging to Jelinek inside the residence and arrested a man there for drug possession. The sheriff did not confirm whether that man is a suspect in Jelinek’s disappearance.
Jelinek’s sister Corey says the family will meet with investigators Tuesday afternoon to discuss the case and learn more about what may have happened to Danielle. Until then, deputies will continue investigating the case with help from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA).
Anyone with information in the case should contact the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office.
Autopsy Confirms Bodies Found Last Week in Seven Bridges Wildlife Area are that of Missing Iowa Cousins Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook
Confirmation of ID in the case of Iowa cousins Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook.
Sadly we have learned today what many had already known. According to the police, autopsies have confirmed that the two bodies found last week by hunters in the Seven Bridges Wildlife Area were that of missing Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook. Police Chief Kent Smock says he received confirmation Monday from the Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office that the bodies were the two cousins, who had been missing since July 13. The full autopsy has yet to be released.
Police in Iowa say an autopsy has confirmed that two bodies found last week in a wildlife area are those of two young cousins who have been missing since last summer.
Evansdale Police Chief Kent Smock says he received confirmation Monday from the Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office that the bodies were Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook, who had been missing since July 13. The full autopsy hasn’t been released to police.
Missing Mexican-American Singer Jenni Rivera Feared Dead After Plane Crash … (Update: All Presumed Killed, Wreckage Located in Northern Mexico, No Apparent Survivors …Update: All Confirmed Dead … Rest in Peace)
Mexican authorities are searching for missing Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera after her plane crashed in Northern Mexico. The plane lost contact with air traffic controllers in Mexico early Sunday morning. The private LearJet took off from Monterrey, Mexico, at 3:15 a.m. following a concert and lost contact with air traffic controllers about 10 minutes later. The Ministry of Transportation and Communication released in a statement that a U.S.-registered Learjet 25 with seven individuals aboard was still listed as “missing” as of Sunday afternoon.
Rivera, popularly known as the Diva of the Banda, is a Long Beach, CA native and the mother of five children. The Billboard Mexican Music Awards winner is also an avid actress and businesswoman, appearing in the hit reality shows “I Love Jenni,” “Jenni Rivera Presents: Chiquis and Raq-C” and “Chiquis ‘n Control” as well as the popular film “Filly Brown.
Rest in Peace: July 2, 1969 – December 9, 2012
Singer Jenni Rivera is missing after a plane she was flying in lost contact with air traffic controllers in Mexico early Sunday morning, officials said.
Two pilots and and four other passengers are also missing in the suspected crash, Mexico’s transportation ministry said in a statement.
The private LearJet took off from Monterrey, Mexico, at 3:15 a.m. and lost contact with air traffic controllers about 60 miles away, the statement said. The Mexican-American singer had a concert in the northern Mexican city Saturday night.
43 year old Jenni Rivera, the Mexican-American singer who was born and raised in California, was killed in a plane crash in Northern Mexico. The missing plane’s wreckage carrying the singing superstar best known for her work within the banda and norteña music genres was found in Nuevo Leon state without any apparent survivors. The US-registered Learjet 25 went missing early Sunday after taking off from the city of Monterrey was carrying Jenni Rivera and six others. Rest in Peace.
MONTERREY, Mexico — Authorities in Mexico say the wreckage of a small plane believed to be carrying singing superstar Jenni Rivera has been found and there are no apparent survivors.
Transportation and communication minister Gerardo Ruiz Esparza tells Mexican television that the plane was found in Nuevo Leon state without survivors.
UPDATE I: According to reports, “There is nothing recognizable, neither material nor human” in the wreckage”.
Transportation and Communications Minister Gerardo Ruiz Esparza said that “everything points toward” it being the U.S.-registered Learjet 25 carrying Rivera and six other people from Monterrey en route to Toluca, Mexico. The plane had gone missing after takeoff early Sunday.
“There is nothing recognizable, neither material nor human” in the wreckage,” Ruiz Esparza told the Televisa network.
Authorities had not confirmed that Rivera was among the dead.
UPDATE II: Jenni Rivera dead as Authorities notify the families that there were no survivors following the plane crash. Her brother confirmed that all perished in the plane crash.
The news from Rivera’s brother confirmed what authorities would only publicly say they suspected earlier in the day.
“The aircraft was destroyed, totally fragmented,” Alejandro Argudin, director general of civil aviation, told CNN affiliate Televisa. He said he believed no one survived the crash