Cold case spotlighted by Crime Stoppers

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

June feature profile looks at Liehnia M. Chapin

Members of the Barry-Lawrence Chapter of Crime Stoppers are currently profiling cases that remain unsolved and seeking information on the whereabouts of local felons.

Chapin and her son

This month, the Barry-Lawrence County Crime Stoppers Facebook page features six cases, one of which is seeking information concerning the disappearance of Liehnia (Lena) M. Chapin, of Steelville, in 2006.

Chapin was last seen at her apartment in Steelville, on Feb. 14, 2006.

She was not reported missing until Nov. 17, 2008.

Chapin was communicating with Barry County Detectives about the disappearance, and suspected May 1999 murder of her step father, Gary McCullough, in Cassville, when she disappeared, and foul play is suspected.

Anyone with information regarding the disappearance or murder are urged to contact Barry-Lawrence County Crime Stoppers at 354-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-635-TIPS (8477).

Barry-Lawrence Chapter of Crime Stoppers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for tips that lead to the arrest and filing of charges for those wanted for felony crimes. Tipsters may remain anonymous.

For more information on other features for June, visit Barry-Lawrence County Crime Stoppers on Facebook.

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