FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 17, 2020
UPDATE : Jessie Hamby Located
Jesse Hamby was located early this morning in Seneca, MO. Thank you to everyone who assisted in the search.
Springfield police officers are asking for the public’s assistance to locate 94-year-old Jessie Hamby. Hamby is a white male, 5’8” tall and 130 pounds. he has grey hair and hazel eyes.
Hamby’s daughter last saw him on March 15 at about 1:00 p.m. His daughter went to his home in the 1300 block of N. Fender, at about 5:00 p.m. today (March 16) and discovered he was not there. Hamby’s vehicle was also gone, but his cell phone was located at the residence. His daughter advised she spoke with Mr. Hamby daily, and it is very unusual for her not to be able to reach him.
Hamby drives a burgundy color 2001 Buick Regal with license plate number NB1 C7G.
He suffers from diminishing cognitive abilities, which his daughter advised had gotten increasingly worse recently.
Anyone with information concerning his whereabouts should call 911 or Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477).
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Case number: 20-9811
Media Contact: PAO Jasmine Bailey
Release authorized by Sgt. Daniel Simmons