Press Release

Whitley County Sheriff Dept.

Family of Ricky David Lawson, 56, of Louden Road, say that on March 3, 2018, he left a family member’s residence in a smell, red 1989 Dodge Ram pickup with the intent of returning to his home but has not made contact with family since that date.

Lawson (pictured below) is approximately 6’3″ tall and weighs around 152 pounds. When he was last seen around 10 p.m. March 3, he was wearing blue jeans, a red tee shirt, a blue jacket, brown boots and a camouflage cowboy-style hat.

Anybody with knowledge of Lawson’s whereabouts is asked to please contact Whitley County E911 at (606) 549-6017. In case of emergency, always dial 911.

Lieutenant Dennis Foley is continuing the investigation.