Contact Us

Missing Kentucky Man Found in Arlee [AUDIO]

Damien Tucker
Photo courtesy of Missoula Police Department

Update: Damien Tucker has been found just north of Missoula in Arlee. NBC Montana reports that Tucker was found by police around 8:00 p.m., October 31 and is being reunited with his family.Missoula police are looking for a young man who has been reported missing from the state of Kentucky, who reportedly arrived in Missoula on Thursday, October 31, on a Greyhound bus.

Detective Sergeant Travis Welsh said that Damien Tucker, 19, has made comments about heading to the Yukon territory, but does not have private transportation.

“Upon his arrival, he asked a passerby how to get to the Rattlesnake wilderness area,” Welsh said. “Tucker is also under the care of a doctor and is currently off his medication.”

“Tucker,” Welsh said,” is described as about 5 feet, nine inches tall, weighing about 170 pounds.He has short, reddish-brown hair and hazel eyes. He currently has braces on his teeth and was last seen wearing a dark green or brown jacket and baggy pants. Tucker may be carrying a small backpack and a bedroll.”

Welsh asks anyone with information on Tucker’s whereabouts to call Detective Jamie Merifield at 552- 6291, or Missoula Crimestoppers at 721-44-44.

Detective Sergeant Travis Welsh

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Best of News Talk KGVO

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KGVO Club VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KGVO Club VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.