Des Moines, IA – Police search for missing girl Petertine Zakpa | Local News – KCCI Home

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DES MOINES, Iowa —Police are searching for a missing girl who was last seen Saturday.

Authorities with the Des Moines Police Department said Petertine Zakpa, 10, spoke to her mother about 7:20 p.m. and said she was playing with friends.

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Northwest Iowa Authorities Search for Missing Sex Offender Cory West | KCRG-TV9 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa News, Sports, and Weather

A search has begun for a man that did not report to his sex offender transition release program on Sunday.

Local authorities in northwest Iowa are looking for 42-year-old Cory West after he failed to check in with the program in Cherokee after getting of work at his place of employment.

The Department of Human Services stated in a news release that West is a “Caucasian man who is 6 feet 5 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He has blue eyes, brown hair and is balding. He was last seen wearing a short-sleeved, red T-shirt with an OU — Oklahoma University — symbol on the front, light denim pants and a blue medical wrap on his left wrist.”

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Missing Man Case regarding James Booher Considered Suspicious – KGAN-TV CBS 2 Iowa – Top Stories

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UPDATE: Police are now calling Booher’s disappearance “involuntary/suspicious”. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office, Cedar Rapids Police Department, and Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation are now joining the search for Booher.

His truck was found abandoned in Cedar Rapids on June 9th. Booher was last seen in the early morning hours of May 31, in Cedar Rapids.

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Milton Police looking for missing man Corey Broetzman, concerned for personal safety : Madisondotcom

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Milton Police are looking for a missing man who might be trying to harm himself.

Cory Broetzman, 41, was last heard from in the Altoona, Iowa area on Thursday morning.

“On Wednesday, he communicated that he intended to harm himself,” said Milton Police Chief Daniel Layber in a news release.

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Body of missing Davenport man Willis Hughes found |

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A body found in the Mississippi River has been confirmed to be Willis Hughes of Davenport.

The body found Tuesday, April 29, 2014 reportedly matched the description of Mr. Hughes, who had been missing since before Christmas 2013.

Willis Hughes, 45, was last seen at about 11 p.m. December 21, 2013. He had reportedly been despondent since his wife unexpectedly passed away a few days after Thanksgiving.

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Iowa introduces missing person Facebook page | KIMT TV 3

MASON CITY, Iowa – When someone goes missing, police and family members want to get the information out as soon as possible.

And the more eyes trying to find those people, the better.

So the Iowa Department of Public Safety is joining Facebook.

They now have a page called the “Iowa Missing Person Information Clearinghouse”.

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Iowa woman Carrie Elaine Olson, missing over three months, found dead in vacant lot in Minnesota – CBS News

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MINNEAPOLIS – A Minnesota medical examiner has identified the body of a missing Iowa woman found in a rural area near Minneapolis over the weekend.

The Hennepin County medical examiner’s office identified the body as that of 29-year-old Carrie Elaine Olson of Davenport, Iowa. Olson was reported missing in Davenport over three months ago, according to the Quad-City Times. Her body was found Saturday evening in a vacant lot near Hastings, Minn., about 30 miles southeast of Minneapolis.

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Possible connection questioned between body found and missing Davenport woman Carrie Olson |

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The same day an updated flyer was released in the search for Carrie Olson, police were investigating the discovery of a woman’s body in Minnesota.

Carrie Olson, 29, of Davenport, Iowa, was last seen December 28, 2013 at a gas station in Rock Island, Illinois. Her car, a dark gray Toyota Avalon, was seen the next day at that same gas station, but only her boyfriend, Tim McVay, was with the car then.

McVay returned Olson’s car several days later, but there has been no sign of Carrie Olson since then. Her phone, laptop and wallet were missing.

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Missing New Hampton teenager Ashlee Ruhl found in Fort Madison

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FORT MADISON | A teenager reported missing on March 7 in New Hampton has been located in southeast Iowa.

16-year-old Ashlee Ruhl was located on Friday in Fort Madison, SourceMedia is reporting.

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Have You Seen Me? – Erin Pospisil – Cedar Rapids, IA – Missing Since 6/3/01

Have You Seen Me? - Erin Pospisil - Cedar Rapids, IA - Missing Since 6/3/01

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