MS – One year later, Myra Lewis is still missing

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One year ago today, a Camden toddler disappeared seemingly into thin air, prompting a huge manhunt and leaving authorities wondering how a child can simply vanish.

Myra Lewis became a household name quickly as authorities searched far and wide for the child, who went missing from the yard of her rural home in Camden in what was almost literally the blink of an eye.

Throughout the case, Tucker has held that he believes that Myra is still alive because he has no evidence to prove otherwise. He is scheduled to hold a press conference on the one-year anniversary of the disappearance on Monday at 2 p.m.

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Emotional Vigil Held For Erica Alonso – Laguna Hills, CA Woman Who Went Missing Morning After Valentine’s « CBS Los Angeles

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LAGUNA HILLS (CBSLA.com) — An emotional vigil was held for a missing Laguna Hills woman who hasn’t been seen or heard from since the morning following Valentine’s night.

Hundreds huddled underneath a tent in Laguna Hills – as rain poured and tears flowed for 27-year old Erica Melissa Alonso.

KCAL9’s Jeff Nguyen attended the candlelight vigil.

Since Alonso disappeared, her family has been vigilant — they’ve been handing out flyers every day.

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Body found in Metuchen, NJ identified as missing 80-year-old Perth Amboy man Moises Torres | NJ.com

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PERTH AMBOY — An 80-year-old Perth Amboy man missing since for nearly a week was found dead Friday evening in Metuchen, officials said today.

Moises Torres was last seen about 1 p.m. Sunday in the area of 371 Eagle Ave., according to police.

“Unfortunately, a body discovered last evening outside of Perth Amboy was positively identified as Mr. Torres,” said Deputy Chief Larry Cattano of the Perth Amboy Police Department said Saturday afternoon.

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Missing NW Side man found in Florida | Chicago

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A man suffering from dementia who went missing from his Portage Park neighborhood home on the Northwest Side on last week has been found in Florida.

Richard Chippo, 31, was last seen about 2 p.m. on Feb. 20 in the 4500 block of North Lavergne, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

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IL – Missing man’s mother: ‘I just pray every day’ | News-Gazette.com

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URBANA — Sandra Carrion wiped away tears as a minister led two dozen people Saturday morning in prayers for her missing son, Cristian Zamora.

“I just pray every day. I do sleep after I pray. If I sleep or not, nothing is going to change. I try to stay positive and pray to God to protect and guide him,” the 46-year-old Chicago woman told The News-Gazette.

Wearing a St. Mary of the Angels varsity jacket with the name Zamora on the back, Carrion and 21 other family members and friends huddled together in the pavilion at Urbana’s Crystal Lake Park.

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Search for Brian Gewirtz, missing young man with autism in Williamsburg, Brooklyn | 7online.com

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WILLIAMSBURG, N.Y. (WABC) — The desperate search for a missing young man with autism is focusing on Brooklyn transportation hubs.

Brian Gewirtz, 20, has been missing for more than a week now after he walked out of his home.

“You never think your child, I mean, you never … ,” said Kathleen Gewirtz, Brian’s mother.

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RI – Family holds vigil for missing teen Charles Engley | wpri.com

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CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WPRI) — Family and friends gathered at Central Falls high School Friday night to pray for the safe return of Charles Engley.

The 16-year old has been missing since February 24. Charles’ aunt dropped him off at school that morning, and saw him go inside the building. At some point during the day, he disappeared.

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