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UPDATE: Missing person found safe: Abilene police

UPDATE (5 p.m.): Jose Robert Avalos, 29, has been located and is safe, the Abilene Police Department said on its Facebook page at 4:40 p.m. Tuesday.

Sgt. Lynn Beard posted the update, saying Avalos has been in contact with the department.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Abilene Police Department is seeking information regarding missing person Jose Robert Avalos, 29, last seen Friday.  

Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Division at 325-676-6610. 

 

Read more at: http://www.reporternews.com/story/news/local/2018/01/16/abilene-police-seek-missing-person/1036866001/

Abilene police seek missing person – Abilene Reporter-News

UPDATE (5 p.m.): Jose Robert Avalos, 29, has been located and is safe, the Abilene Police Department said on its Facebook page at 4:40 p.m. Tuesday.

Sgt. Lynn Beard posted the update, saying Avalos has been in contact with the department.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Abilene Police Department is seeking information regarding missing person Jose Robert Avalos, 29, last seen Friday.  

Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Division at 325-676-6610. 

 

Read more at: http://www.reporternews.com/story/news/local/2018/01/16/abilene-police-seek-missing-person/1036866001/

Lowcountry woman raised a baby she kidnapped, police say. 20 years later, she’s in court

A Lowcountry woman accused of kidnapping a baby nearly 20 years ago and raising the girl as her daughter was in court on Tuesday for charges related to the incident.

Gloria Williams of Walterboro was arrested last January and is accused of dressing as a nurse and taking newborn Kamiyah Mobley from a Jacksonville, Florida, hospital in July 1998, McClatchy News reported.

Williams has pleaded not guilty.

Defense attorneys, citing heavy media coverage at the time of the kidnapping and last year after Williams’ arrest, are asking a judge to limit the public’s access to about 1,000 pages of documents until a jury is selected, according to Action News Jax television station in Jacksonville.

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Read more at: http://www.islandpacket.com/news/local/article194941384.html

SC woman kidnapped baby, raised as daughter, police say | Island …

A Lowcountry woman accused of kidnapping a baby nearly 20 years ago and raising the girl as her daughter was in court on Tuesday for charges related to the incident.

Gloria Williams of Walterboro was arrested last January and is accused of dressing as a nurse and taking newborn Kamiyah Mobley from a Jacksonville, Florida, hospital in July 1998, McClatchy News reported.

Williams has pleaded not guilty.

Defense attorneys, citing heavy media coverage at the time of the kidnapping and last year after Williams’ arrest, are asking a judge to limit the public’s access to about 1,000 pages of documents until a jury is selected, according to Action News Jax television station in Jacksonville.

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Read more at: http://www.islandpacket.com/news/local/article194941384.html

Family and police searching for Justin Ramos, a disabled 27-year-old who has been missing for a week in Worcester

The family of Justin Ramos has been actively searching the Worcester area for the 27-year-old, who has been missing since the beginning of the month.

Ramos was last seen at a friend’s house on Jan. 8, according to Worcester Police Sgt. Kerry Hazelhurst. Ramos’ mother filed a missing person report with Worcester police the next day and has been in constant contact with police.

One of Ramos’ friends, Katherine Davidson, said that Ramos suffers from a mental disability and that his family is worried for his safety.

Davidson said Ramos was not far from his family’s home on Vassar Street when he went missing. He was with friends and waiting to be picked up by another friend, she said.

Reached by phone briefly on Monday, Ramos’ mother, Melissa, said she was out driving around, looking for her son.

Detectives are searching for Ramos, Hazelhurst said. Officers have checked homeless shelters, but have not found Ramos.

Ramos is 5

Read more at: http://www.masslive.com/news/worcester/index.ssf/2018/01/family_and_police_searching_fo.html

Police: Sister of I-5 crash victim found dead in Woodland; ex-lover wanted for murder

Salvador Garcia is wanted in connection with the death of Karen Garcia Romero. Courtesy photo

A body found inside a vehicle at a Woodland parking lot Sunday is that of a missing Colusa woman whose sister died in last week’s wrong-way crash on Interstate 5, say police who are now seeking her ex-boyfriend on suspicion of killing her.

Karen Garcia Romero, 21, was last seen on the morning after the Jan. 7 collision in Yolo that killed her younger sister Jessica, her four friends and the other driver.

Texts were sent from her phone indicating she planned to run errands in Vacaville and Roseville and that she “needed time for myself.” But she never returned home, prompting her family to file a

Read more at: https://www.davisenterprise.com/local-news/body-found-in-car-in-woodland-parking-lot/

Greenville Police searching for missing person

GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT)- A silver alert is issued for a 34-year-old, missing, endangered man, last seen in Greenville.

Police say Emmanuel Kennedy was last seen Sunday morning at 11:30 standing by the corner of 5th and Laurel Streets.

He’s believed to have cognitive impairments, is non-verbal and is unfamiliar to the area.

They say he’s only lived in Greenville for three months.

He is 5’8″, 200 pounds and has short black hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing a black jacket, brown shirt, black jogging pants and white shoes.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact the Greenville Police Department at 252-329-4300.

 

Read more at: http://wnct.com/2018/01/14/greenville-police-searching-for-missing-person/

Police seeking vehicle in Manassas hit-and-run

Manassas police are investigating a hit-and-run wreck earlier this week.

The victim was at the 7-Eleven at 8402 Digges Road around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday when her vehicle was struck on the driver’s side while she was inside the business, police spokesperson Senior Officer C.D. Sharp said Friday.

Surveillance video captured the incident and the driver is described as a heavy-set black male driving a dark Ford extended cab pickup truck. 

Anyone with information can call the Manassas City Police Department Investigative Services Division at 703-257-8092 or Crime Solvers at 703-330-0330.

Read more at: http://www.insidenova.com/news/crime_police/prince_william/police-seeking-vehicle-in-manassas-hit-and-run/article_72568558-f877-11e7-9197-7fbc0885847f.html

Police Searching For 8th Grade Teacher; Missing Since December …