FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 22, 2017 - The Springfield Police Department has located Tammy Ward, and she is safe.
Aug. 21, 2017 - The Springfield Police Department is asking the public’s assistance with any information regarding a missing person, Tammy Ward. Ward is a 51-year-old white female, and she is approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall, 280 pounds, with gray hair (slightly longer than in the photo), blue eyes and glasses. Ward has a mental disability and may currently be homeless.
Ward was last seen on Aug. 8 when a relative dropped her off for an appointment in the 300 block of E. Central to receive assistance with housing.
Anyone seeing the missing person or anyone having any information related to this missing person should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.
Photo of Tammy Ward
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Case number: 17-35575
Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
Release authorized by: Sgt. Todd King