Missing Persons

Reba Johnson and Jordan Haynie (credit: Detroit police)

Tips Sought In Case Of Mom, 6-Year-Old Son Missing Since Traveling To Detroit

Police believe a Louisiana woman and her young child, missing since July 4th, are in the Detroit area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

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Detroit Police Search For Missing 71-Year-Old Woman

Sandra Samad, 71, was last seen by her brother at her home on July 1 at about 9 p.m. on the 12100 block of Rutland.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2014

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Wayne County, MSP Work To ID The Growing Number Of Unidentified Bodies In Morgue

Michigan State Police held an event Thursday to help identify some of the hundreds of bodies in a holding pattern at the Wayne County morgue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2014

Detroit police at a crime scene. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ, File)

Detroit Police Confirm Several Children Missing

14-year-old Danny Alexander and 12-year-old Dominic Gabriel vanished around noon Saturday. 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell was last seen a week ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

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Warren Police Searching For Missing 22-Year-Old Woman

Theresa Dekeyzer was last seen around 9 Mile and Vandyke on Monday morning.


Timothy Jones is arraigned via video monitor in 36th District Court. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Man Charged As Accessory In Murder Of Mother; Children Still Missing

Jones was arraigned by video on an “accessory after the fact” charge which was followed by a “not guilty” plea on his behalf.



DNA Event Finds Matches In 2 Missing Persons Cases

Two missing people have been identified after authorities collected DNA samples from their relatives as part of an “Identify the Missing” event in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2013

Sharon Murray hold a photo of her missing brother. (WWJ/Marie Osborne)

State Hopes To Match DNA Samples To Unidentified Bodies In Morgues

Michigan has more than 140 sets of unidentified human remains in its morgues around the state — and more than 4,000 missing persons cases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013


Event Aims To Solve Missing Persons Cases

The “Identify the Missing” event is being held next Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

(Photo: Detroit Police Department) Ruth Harris is missing.

WWJ’s ‘Missing’ Series: Ruth Harris

WWJ 950 is shining a light on long-missing people reported to the Detroit Police Department in the hope it will spark someone to remember something they saw and never reported.

CBS Detroit–09/10/2012