February 08, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Help Locate Billy Joe Harris

The Springfield Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating Billy Joe Harris. Harris is currently listed as a missing person and has not been seen by friends or relatives since January 15, 2012. He was reported missing by his mother on January 26, 2012.

Harris has no known address in Springfield and often stays with friends in Springfield and Rogersville areas. Harris does not own a vehicle. Harris' family and friends have told police it is unusual for him not to have personal or phone contact with them for this length of time.

Harris is a white male, 5-10, 160 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He has a tattoo of a star on his left shoulder and a tattoo on his left arm of the letter A.

Anyone with information concerning Billy Joe Harris is asked to call the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.

Please see these photos of Harris.

Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lt. David Millsap

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd