UPDATED: Mr. Whitt and Zane Clay have been located and are safe.
On Thursday morning, the Mansfield Division Police shared the following call for assistance and an update on Facebook:
“The Mansfield Division of Police is currently searching for Timothy Lee Whitt (W/M/44) and his 6 year old nephew, Zane Clay, who left with Mr. Whitt yesterday morning. More…
From the City of Mansfield Division of Police:
The Mansfield Division of Police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Robert M. Thompson Sr. (W/M, 46 years old) who was reported missing on December 5th, 2019. The last confirmed contact with Mr. Thompson was on November 19th, 2019. Several locations throughout the city have been checked in an effort to locate Mr. Thompson, who has no known address.
More than 40 years ago, one of the most notorious prisoner escapes in Ohio history occurred. Lester Eubanks, convicted of murdering 14-year old Mary Ellen Deener of Mansfield, walked away from his handlers while serving out his life sentence.
On December 7, 1973, prison officials took Eubanks to a shopping center in Columbus, and allowed him to shop unescorted as a reward for good behavior. When Eubanks failed to return to his scheduled pick up location, he was reported as an escapee, and has eluded authorities ever since. More…
The Mansfield Division of Police has posted the following press release:
****FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE****
Date: August 07, 2019
Subject: Missing Person
The Mansfield Division of Police is asking for the community’s assistance in locating Gabriella Silcox.
Investigators have reached out to friends, family, and neighbors in an effort to locate Gabriella, to no avail. Gabriella is 20 years old, 5’06” tall and 100 pounds (Please see photo below).
Anyone with information on the current whereabouts of Gabriella Silcox is urged to call the Mansfield Division of Police Dispatch at (419) 522-1234 or the Major Crimes Unit, Det. Ron Packer at (419) 755-9729.
UPDATE: Angie France has been located and is safe. The Mansfield Division of Police has expressed its appreciation for the community and media response to its request for assistance in these types of situations, saying “Thank you.” This was the original notice:
Your help is needed in finding a missing person.
The Mansfield Division of Police is asking for the community’s assistance in locating Angie France. More…
The Mansfield Division of Police is asking for the community’s assistance in locating 13 year old King Lipscomb.
Lipscomb was last seen on May 9 in the Harker Street area of Mansfield. However, he previously lived in Akron, Ohio and may have traveled to that area as he still has many friends in the Lakeshore Boulevard area of that city. More…
The Mansfield Division of Police is asking for the public’s help to locate 14-year-old Ginger Gibbs.
The teenager was last seen on December 7 in the area of Bailey Drive in Mansfield. She has been in contact with her family in the past week and is believed to be in the Mansfield/Richland County area. More…