OR – Police find blood in home of missing woman’s ex-boyfriend | KATU

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say officers found bloody ropes, blood puddles and smears of blood when they searched the apartment of an ex-boyfriend of a missing Oregon woman.

The Bend Bulletin reports Bend Police Chief Jim Porter says they are waiting to hear back from the state crime lab on if the blood belongs to Sara Gomez, a Bend woman who was reported missing on Feb. 20.

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UT – The Latest: Police say man bound, stabbed missing teens | ABC NEWS

Police say a Utah man tied up two teenagers, stabbed them to death and dumped their bodies in an abandoned Utah mine shaft.

Jail documents released Thursday say 41-year-old Jerrod W. Baum found the two teenagers after they visited his live-in girlfriend at the couple’s home and tied them up in the back of their own Jeep.

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Bend Police Looking for Help Locating Missing Woman | Bend Source

On Tuesday, Feb. 20 a concerned friend called the Redmond Police to report Gomez hadn’t returned home for a few days. Redmond Police forwarded the information to Bend Police, who, on Feb. 21 identified Bryan Penner, a former boyfriend of Gomez, as a person of interest.

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OR – Ex-boyfriend jailed as Bend police hunt for missing woman | KTVZ

BEND, Ore. – (Update: Prosecutor tells judge Gomez may be in danger, victim of foul play)

A Bend man was arrested on kidnap and other charges in a raid on his apartment late Wednesday night as police continue to hunt for his missing ex-girlfriend, not heard from since earlier this week.

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IL – Missing Mom, Boyfriend Found Dead; Ex Reportedly Kills Himself | Rockford Patch

ROCKFORD, IL — The bodies of a 22-year-old mother of two and her boyfriend who had been reported missing were found Thursday morning in Blackhawk Park in Rockford, police said. The woman’s estranged husband died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to police.

All three people, Danielle Son, 22, her boyfriend, Sergio Quiroz, 25 and Son’s estranged husband Hand Son, 26, had been reported missing and endangered.

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IL – UPDATE: Rockford neighbors react to news of three missing people | WIFR

UPDATE: ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) — Rockford Police are searching for three missing people after finding two children home alone.

Amber Wilson lives next door to where 22-year-old Danielle son was last seen. Wilson says the news of her missing neighbors is still settling in.

“They were an asset to the neighborhood,” said Wilson.

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UT – Cops suspect missing teen couple was murdered | New York Post

Law enforcement officials investigating the disappearance of a teen couple in Utah suspect they were murdered.

Riley Powell, 18, and his girlfriend, Brelynne “Breezy” Otteson, 17, were reported missing Jan. 2 after they never returned to their homes in Eureka from a trip to Lofgreen to visit relatives, the Gephardt Daily reported.

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