Missing Person West Virginia Ethan Spradling
UPDATE June 2018 – The human remains found have been identified as those of Ethan Christopher Spradling, 21, according to the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.
The remains were found June 12 in a wooded area near Spradling’s home on Phyllis Drive by West Virginia K-9 Search and Rescue volunteers.
Update June 12, 2018 – Human remains were found in Mink Shoals. No identification has been announced yet.
According to the Kanawha Sheriff’s Departments post: “Overnight Deputies took a report on a missing person. Ethan Christopher Spradling (21 of Mink Shoals) was reported missing by his family. He was last seen Thursday morning (May 3, 2018) at 8:00 a.m. When family members returned home that evening he was gone.
While there is no specific evidence of foul-play family members found several circumstances strange. His vehicle and personal items remain at the house, and normal communication has ceased.
Mr. Spradling is 5’7”, 130 pounds, has brown eyes and brown hair, wears glasses, and has small surgical scars on either side of his nose. He was last known to be wearing an orange striped shirt.
Attached is his DMV operator’s license photo. Anyone with information his whereabouts is urged to immediately call 304-357-0169, submit a tip on our website at www.kanawhasheriff.us, or email a tip to firstname.lastname@example.org. Detective Howery is investigating.”