UPDATE: 4/8/16 – Brandon was found deceased inside a van on private property off Route AA north of Vienna. The Maries County Sheriff’s Office has stated the cause of death was suicide.
Original story: Kelseton Kley-Boyster posted: “Brandon Kyle Bourbon Age 24. Went missing Saturday April 2nd from Potosi Missouri. He was suppose to be going to church in Potosi about 4 miles from home and never made it there! He is a former Kansas University and Washburn University football player. He has brown curly hair, and brown eyes. Height 6’2 weight around 225. He’s harmless! He is in a 2001 Chrysler Town and Country Silver Mini Van license plates RJ-JENA! There are Kansas University stickers in the window of the van. We have received no leads and noone has seen this van. But we know he’s out there please help us find him. We know by the grace of God he will come home! At this point social media may be our only chance to get the word around. PLEASE HELP US!”
The Maries County Sheriff’s Department says Brandon’s phone was pinged Sunday near the Vichy area.
“We responded to that area, searched the area, and were unable to make contact with the described vehicle or anyone matching Brandon’s description,” Detective Scott John said.