Law enforcement, dozens of volunteers searching for missing Maine woman

first_imgiStock/Thinkstock(PORTLAND, ME) — Authorities and dozens of volunteers are searching for a 47-year-old woman who disappeared overnight Sunday.The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office requested the public’s help in locating Kristin Westra, who was last seen Sunday evening at her home on Lufkin Road in North Yarmouth.Westra’s husband woke up Monday morning and discovered that she was not home and reported her missing around 9 a.m., Cumberland County Capt. Scott Stewart said in a press conference Tuesday.Westra was last seen by her husband before he went to bed Sunday night, Stewart told ABC News.A neighbor’s surveillance footage captured Westra returning to her home following a jog around 6 p.m. Sunday, Stewart said.More than 70 volunteers and several law enforcement agencies and first responders were searching for Westra on Tuesday afternoon, Stewart said during a press conference Tuesday.Westra is described as 5-feet-10-inches tall and 140 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair. Authorities did not have a description of the clothing she was wearing when she disappeared.It is unknown if Westra has a vehicle or “why she would be missing,” according to a release from the sheriff’s office.Overcast weather prevented searchers from using a plane to look for Westra, ABC affiliate WMTW in Poland Spring, Maine, reported.Additional details were not immediately available.Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

Indiana Conservation Officers Search for Missing Columbus Man

first_imgMatlock, 26, of Columbus, last had communication with friends and family yesterday morning at approximately 10:30 a.m.  During these conversations, Matlock spoke of kayaking the Driftwood or Flatrock Rivers near Columbus. Authorities were contacted early this morning when he failed to return home.  His kayak is also missing from the home.Indiana Conservation Officers are requesting the public’s assistance with any information leading to the whereabouts of Matlock.  Matlock is 5’8’ tall and weighs 180 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last known to be in the Tannehill Trailer Park area and is believed to be wearing a bright yellow coat with a black and yellow stocking cap.  He could also be with a blue/black/yellow kayak.If you have any information, please contact Indiana Conservation Officer Dispatch at 812-837-9536.Indiana Conservation Officers are being assisted in the search by the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office and the Indiana State Police. Due to the low light conditions on Thursday evening, Indiana Conservation Officers have suspended the search for Keygan Matlock. The search will resume Friday at 8:00 a.m. Indiana Conservation Officers and the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office are currently searching for a missing Columbus man.last_img read more