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Police search for Illinois couple, wife may be in danger FOUND

tracietrexlerUPDATE:  4/7/16 –

“Today, investigators from Jersey County, Illinois State Police, FBI and other agencies performed a sweep of talking to neighbors of Tracie,” according to a press release from the Jersey County Sheriff’s Department. “Those officers also (did) a ground search of the area and located the black 2010 Dodge Journey,” belonging to Tracie Trexler.  Shortly after securing that scene, more officers were sent to a property in Calhoun County where we received information that Jonathan Trexler may be at a friend`s place over there. Jonathan’s truck was located in a pole type barn on that same property.  Officers continued to search said property, finding a trailer. Officers secured the perimeter and began a dialogue over a loud speaker with Jonathan. Somewhere during this (time), Tracie was located there. Tracie was taken from the scene to be treated for any injuries that she may have sustained through the ordeal. A standoff continued with Jonathon for a period of time. Eventually he was taken into custody.”

Jerseyville – Tracie Trexler, 39, from 2000 Spruce Court in Godfrey and her husband, Jonathan Trexler, 36, from Bunker Hill, have been reported missing from Illinois.  They were last seen on April 6, 2016.  Tracie was last seen driving a black Dodge 2010 Journey with Illinois plates ID5TRXLR.  She never showed up to pick up her children from school.  Jonathan was seen in Roxana Wednesday afternoon.  He drives a white 2013 Chevrolet Silverado with Illinois plates ID1208565.

Laura Moeller, Tracie’s sister posted on Facebook:

Tracie Trexler is missing and possibly in danger. Tracie was last heard from the morning of April 6th and after not picking up her kids from school she was found missing from rural Jersey County Ill. She is believed to have been abducted by her husband, John Trexler  who may or may not be accompanied by John’s girlfriend Sheila McClintock woman on the left with the gun in this of Bunker Hill Ill.

tracietrexler2Tracie’s car, a black 2011 Dodge Journey ILL lic TRXLR5 is also missing. John drive’s a white GMC 3500 4 door pick up, model year sometime in the last couple years.
If you know anything or have seen anything please call Jersey County sheriff at (618) 498-6881.

I’ve included all of my friends, even those of you not around St Louis in hopes that you have friends or family in Missouri or Illinois. Please, if anyone has any info, please call Jersey County sheriff’s office!!!Anyone who has any information regarding their location of  is asked to call the Jersey County Sheriff’s Department at (618)498-6881 or the nearest police agency.


The Jersey County sheriff department released these photos of vehicles that looked similar to the ones they were driving.

Social media is stating that the Dodge is a Durango so the photo below is now be used:



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