FL – Vehicle discovery takes 2015 missing person’s case to Clay County | WOKV

A missing person’s case from more than three years ago in Palatka is getting a new lead. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office says they found the vehicle owned by missing man, Wallace “Buster” Gerrald, in a heavily wooded and secluded area of Green Cove Springs Sunday morning. Deputies say the landowners for where the vehicle was found don’t live there and they rarely visit.

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Palatka, FL police looking for missing S.C. man, 85

PALATKA, Fla. — Palatka police are searching for a missing South Carolina man last seen in Palatka last Tuesday, authorities said Monday.

Wallace T. “Buster” Gerrald, 85, of Horry County, S.C., traveled to Palatka that day to collect some legal documents and was set to return home later on the same day, according to the Palatka Police Department.

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FL – TV show triggers recovery of missing girl, 3

Lilly Abigail Baumann

PALATKA, Fla. — A 3-year-old girl who’s been missing for more than a year has been found safe near Palatka thanks to a TV show, authorities said Monday.

Lilly Abigail Baumann, 3, was abducted by her mother, 23-year-old Megan Elizabeth Everett, in Sunrise last May, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office.

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