STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – The search is on for 52-year-old Lynn Marie Messer who disappeared from her home early Tuesday morning. Family members called the Ste. Genevieve County Sheriff’s Office to help search for Messer who left from her family farm located on Highway DD and Dry Fork Road.
Officials also say the property is at least 300 acres. 60 people from St. Louis County Regional Command Post responded along with Eureka Search and Rescue, K-9 teams and local fire departments are helping out with the search on foot. Planes were used during the day and heat sensor cameras and 15 search dogs were used ad night.
Messer is 5 foot 2”, 150lbs. The Missouri State Highway Patrol also says she has a broken right toe and a history of depression. Messer also left her purse and cell phone at home. Evidence at scene also indicates that she could be in physical danger.
Crews are expected to search until midnight.
If you have seen Ms. Messer or have any information about her disappearance, please call 911 or the Ste. Genevieve County Sheriff’s Office at 573-883-5215.