Possible new lead in case of missing Sarasota teen | WTSP

Investigators may have a new lead in the case of a 15-year-old Sarasota boy who was last seen in September.

WWSB said Jabez Spann’s mother told them several witnesses say they saw her son with two other boys about 1 a.m. Sept. 4 on Martin Luther King Jr. Way, just hours before he was reported missing.

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Reward Increased to $50K in Missing Florida Teen Case | WLTX

SARASOTA, Fla. — The reward money for information in the case of a missing Sarasota teen has been increased to $50,000.

Jabez Spann, 14, has been missing since September 4. He was last seen in the area of 22nd Street in Sarasota wearing a turquoise shirt.

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Cold-case expert digs into Sarasota missing teen case | Herald-Tribune

A national crime-fighting publication has taken up the case of missing Sarasota teen Jabez Spann.

CrimeOnline published a story Thursday about 15-year-old, written by Atlanta Cold Case Research Institute director Sheryl McCollum, who interviewed the family and a private detective who has volunteered his time to investigate the case.

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Reward for information on missing teen increases to $50,000 | FOX13

SARASOTA, Fla. – The reward for information leading to the whereabouts of a missing Sarasota teenager has been increased to $50,000.

Jabez Spann, 14, has been missing since September 4.

His family last saw him in the area of 22nd Street in Sarasota wearing a turquoise shirt.

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Missing Florida boy may have witnessed a murder a week before disappearance | Fox News

A 14-year-old Florida boy who has been missing for nearly three months may have witnessed a murder a week before he disappeared, according to a new report.

Jabez Spann was last seen at a candlelight vigil for the murder victim on Labor Day Sept 4, the Sarasota Herald Tribune reported Friday. The search to find him includes the FBI, Sarasota police and several other law enforcement agencies.

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FL – Reward for missing teen increases | mysuncoast.com

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) – The Sarasota Police Department, FBI Tampa Division and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is offering a $25,000 reward for information about the disappearance of Jabez Spann, 14.

This is an increase from the first reward issued on Sept. 29, 2017. Anyone with information is asked to call Sarasota Crime Stoppers at 941-361-TIPS (8477) or 911.

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Missing teen’s family begs public: Please bring him back home | FOX 13 Tampa Bay

SARASOTA, Fla. – The family members of a Sarasota teenager who’s been missing since Labor Day joined police Tuesday to make a desperate plea to the community for answers.

Jabez Spann, 14, disappeared on Labor Day and was last seen at the home of his grandmother, Lucille Tillery, in the Newtown area of Sarasota.

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