Authorities believe that Richard and Gladis may be traveling with Sam Littleton, the man who has an arrest warrant on him for the murder of Tiffany Brown of Bellefontaine, Ohio.
A large manhunt has been ongoing since Littleton disappeared. When authoroities found the truck that Littleton was driving abandoned, and the 2004 Mercury Grand Marquis owned by the Russell’s along with the Russell’s gone, the authorities have determining that either Littleton is driving their car or is being driven around by them.
Relatives of the elderly couple are worried for their safety. The couple do not drive at night and Richard needs mediation which he did not take with him.