Peoria Police looking for missing woman | Central Illinois Proud

PEORIA, Ill. – Peoria Police are asking for the public’s help to find Miranda Shelton.

The 22-year-old hasn’t been in contact with her family since October 18.

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Peoria sheriff asks for help finding missing Bradley University professor, husband | Chicago Tribune

A central Illinois sheriff says a search is underway for a Bradley University professor and her husband who are missing after a possible violent struggle in their home.

The Peoria County sheriff says deputies found blood inside the rural home of Susan Brill de Ramirez and Antonio Ramirez Barron after being called there Sunday night by a relative about a possible burglary.

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Ongoing missing person cases like Alexis Scott’s are unusual in central Illinois | JournalStar

PEORIA — For nine months, Alexis Scott, 21, has been missing. Gone without a hint of where she is or what happened to her.

Others like Marc Bohanan and Janie Sellers also have been missing for a long time, their fates unknown. Bohanan, a Glasford man, has been gone for more than a year. Sellers went missing a few months ago. And then there’s the tragic case of Robert Bee, a 13-year-old Pekin boy who went missing in fall 2016. His skeletal remains were found last summer.

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IL – Search for Alexis Scott, missing since September, moves to Rice Lake | JournalStar

PEORIA — Volunteers will again scour parts of Rice Lake State Fish and Wildlife Area in Fulton County on Saturday morning, hoping to find any trace of a 20-year-old Peoria woman who has been missing for seven months.

The search for Alexis Scott will begin at about 11 a.m. Those who are interested can find more information at The Alexis Camry Scott Campaign page on Facebook.

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Peoria police ask public to help find missing woman | Journal Star

PEORIA — Peoria police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 32-year-old woman.

Janie M. Sellers was last seen about 9 p.m. Wednesday in the 4200 block of Plank Road in Bellevue, police said in a news release Sunday night.

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Young Mother Alexis Scott Disappears from Party in Peoria, Illinois | NBC NEWS

It was a Friday night. So it was normal – expected, even – that 20-year-old Alexis Scott would be at a party with friends.

What wasn’t expected was that Alexis would never come home.

Police told Dateline that around 9:00 p.m. on Friday September 22, 2017, Alexis was last seen at a house party in her hometown of Peoria, Illinois.

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Police search Peoria home for clues about missing woman | Journal Star

PEORIA — Officers with the Peoria Police Department searched a Central Peoria home Wednesday morning for clues about a missing woman.

The home, at 125 W. Richmond Ave., is believed to be the last place that 20-year-old Alexis C. Scott was seen before she disappeared almost a month ago. Lt. Mike Boland said she was last seen at a party at the house on Sept. 23. The search, he said, was to try to gather evidence, physical, electronic or forensic, that would help the department get a better sense of where she might be.

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