News Archives 2015

On March 27, 2016, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in the News — 2015 Archives Current News | 2016 Archives | 2015 Archives | 2014 Archives | 2013 Archives | 2012 Archives | 2011 Archives | 2010 Archives | 2009 Archives | 2008 and Earlier Archives | IowaColdCases.org in the News GONE COLD: EXPLORING IOWA’S UNSOLVED MURDERS An ongoing series, published statewide, […]

Brian Burns

On July 12, 2015, in , by Jody Ewing

Brian M. Burns Missing Person Brian M. Burns Age at Report: 55 Weight: 240 lbs. Height: 6’00” Race: White Hair: Gray Eyes: Green Sex: Male Incident Type: Disability — physical/mental Missing From: 1381 180th St. Manchester, Iowa Delaware County Missing Since: December 19, 2013 ifty-five-year-old Brian “Farmer” Burns was reported missing to the Delaware County […]

Rita Papakee

On June 7, 2015, in , by Jody Ewing

Rita Janelle Papakee Missing Person NAME: Rita Janelle Papakee AGE AT REPORT: 41 DOB: June 1, 1973 WEIGHT: 145 – 170 lbs. HEIGHT: 5’04” RACE: Native American HAIR: Brown EYES: Brown SEX: Female INCIDENT TYPE: Other adult missing MISSING FROM: Meskwaki Nation Tama, IA Tama County INVESTIGATING AGENCY: Meskwaki Nation Police Department CASE NUMBER: 15-001969 […]

Fredrick Workman

On February 15, 2015, in , by Jody Ewing

Fredrick James Workman Missing Person   NAME: Fredrick James Workman AKA: Fred Shields AGE AT REPORT: 15 DOB: May 4, 1998 SEX: Male RACE: White HAIR: Blond EYE COLOR: Blue HEIGHT: 5’3″ – 5’7″ WEIGHT: 126 – 145 lbs. MISSING FROM: Des Moines, IA POLK COUNTY CASE NUMBER: 13-0168 NAMUS MP NO: 25671 NCMEC NUMBER: […]

Steven Babka

On June 22, 2013, in , by Jody Ewing

Steven Michael Babka Missing Person Steven Michael Babka Age at Report: 58 Weight: 240 lbs. Height: 5’09” Race: White Hair: Brown Eyes: Blue Sex: Male Incident Type: Other adult missing Missing From: Marengo, IA Iowa County Investigating Agency: Iowa County Sheriff Case Number: 12-48283 NamUs MP # 18206 Reported Missing: June 6, 2012 Last Seen […]

Scarville

On January 30, 2013, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Scarville, Iowa       Missing Person Brian Richard Blachut Age at Report: 30 DOB: January 27, 1963 Height: 5’5″ Weight: 135 lbs. Hair Color: Brown Eye Color: Brown Missing From: Scarville, IA Winnebago County Missing Since: November 21, 1993 Brian Richard Blachut, 30, of Lake Mills, Iowa, disappeared after leaving the […]

Colleen Wright

On December 13, 2012, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa  Des Moines in Polk County Colleen K. Wright Missing Person Name: Colleen K. Wright Age at Report: 53 DOB: 8/11/1957 Weight: 200 lbs. Height: 5’06” Race: White Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown Sex: Female Incident Type: Other adult missing Missing From: Des Moines, IA Polk County Case Number: 2011-25522 NamUs MP # 17250 Missing Since: […]

Bryan Howser

On March 17, 2012, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa  Des Moines in Polk County Bryan Ashley Howser Missing Person, Presumed Deceased Bryan Ashley Howser Age At Report: 33 DOB: March 17, 1968 Weight: 155 lbs. Height: 5’06” Race: White Hair: Brown Eyes: Hazel Sex: Male Incident Type: Disability – physical / mental Missing From: Des Moines, IA Missing Since: April 4, 2001 […]

Ronald Westwick

On January 8, 2012, in , by Jody Ewing

Ronald Eugene Westwick Missing Person Ronald Eugene Westwick Age at Report: 34 DOB: October 26, 1944 Weight: 240 lbs. Height: 6′ 02″ Hair: Grey Eyes: Brown Incident Type: Mental/physical disability Missing From: Ames, IA Story County NCIC Number: M-200841490 Missing Since: March 12, 1979 onald Eugene Westwick, 34, was reported missing to the Ames Police […]

Dawn Allen

On July 19, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Dawn Marlene Allen Missing Person Dawn Marlene Allen Age at Report: 50 DOB: February 8, 1961 Weight: 140 lbs. Height: 5’02” Race: Caucasian Hair: Brown, but was dyed blonde Eyes: Blue Sex: Female Incident Type: Endangered / physical Case number: 11-4024 NamUs MP # 10760 Missing From: Carroll, IA Carroll County Missing Since: May 4, […]