Monthly Archive:: June 2009

Mean Gene’s Southern Fried 4th to Benefit Texas Equusearch

We are proud to announce that Mean Gene Kelton’s Southern Fried 4th of July event will be donating a portion of the proceeds of the event to Texas EquuSearch a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established in 2000 to aid families and law enforcement agencies in the search for missing loved ones. Texas EquuSearch founder and Director,

MISSING: Maxwell “Trey” Gardiner, 33 yrs old, San Antonio, TX 06/18/09

06/28/09 – Maxwell “Trey” Gardiner, III, age 33, was last seen on June 18, 2009, in San Antonio, Texas, driving a 2009 Red Ford F-150 Truck, License Plate No. 17L KJ9. Maxwell is believed to be in the Houston, Texas area. Maxwell was last seen wearing a gray Texas A&M t-shirt and maroon shorts. Please

Update on Alvin Tipps: “Great News”

Texas EquuSearch received some great information on Tuesday afternoon – June 24th. Long-time TES member Alvin Tipps was told by his doctors that he is now “Cancer Free”.  Alvin had been undergoing continual Chemotherapy and Radiation treatments since early January of 2009 to cure his Thyroid Cancer. Unable to search for the last few months,

MISSING: Abdul Alexander, 33 Yrs., Hammond, LA, 06/20/09

Abdul Alexander, age 33, was last seen on Saturday, June 20, 2009, at around 1:00 a.m. on Kellie Drive in Hammond, Louisiana.  Abdul was last seen wearing yellow cotton shorts, red bandana and slippers.  Abdul has three gold teeth on lower jaw.  Please call if you have any information. For a downloadable poster, click here.

Search For Tracy Ocasio, Ocoee, FL

Friday, June 19, 2009 SEARCH FOR TRACY OCASIO AND CHRIS GEORGE WILL BE SUSPENDED AFTER SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2009 Tim Miller, Founder and Director of Texas EquuSearch announced today that the search for Tracy Ocasio and Chris George will be suspended after Saturday. If after further investigation into these cases Law Enforcement requests assistance for

Slideshow of the Tracy Ocasio Search, June 2009

MISSING: Tracy Ocasio, age 27, Ocoee, FL – 05/27/09

05/27/09 – Tracy Ocasio, age 27, was last seen on Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at around 2:30 a.m. when she left the Florida Taproom. She was last seen wearing dark hoodie, black tank top, jeans and baseball hat. Please call Ocoee Police Dept at (407) 905-3160, if you have any information. For a downloadable, printable

REMAINS IDENTIFIED: Christopher George, 29, Apopka, FL

02/11 — Bones were found in February 2011, 15 miles outside of Orlando in Lake Carter, along with George’s wallet and cellphone. The remains have been positively identified as those of Christopher George. Please keep his family and loved ones in your prayers. 02/12/09 – Christopher George, age 29, was last seen on February 12,

TES Members in Florida Conduct Field Training – 06/07/09

On Sunday, June 7, 2009 several Texas EquuSearch members in Florida conducted a field training in the Ocala National Forest which lasted nearly all day. This training was planned by an advance team comprised of Lynn Hinkel, Bill Fitzgerald, Brian Fallon and Rich Giles. Special thanks go to Rich Giles’ son for playing the role

MISSING: Tecla Douglas, age 36, Houston, TX – 06/03/09

06/03/09 –Tecla Douglas, age 36, was last seen on Wednesday, June 3, 2009 near Bellaire Blvd and Hillcroft St. in Houston, TX. She was last seen wearing a short green skirt, a blue jean jacket and slippers. She was also carrying a round, crocheted brown bag. Tecla has black hair which is in dreadlocks, but

Slideshow: Bobby Alexander/TES Fundraiser, 5/31/09

On May 31, 2009, a fundraiser was held to benefit both the family of Bobby Alexander and Texas EquuSearch.  Members of Bobby’s family, friends and several members of TES attended the fundraiser.  TES assisted with the search for Bobby in Matagorda Bay.  Please continue to keep Bobby’s family in your prayers.

LOCATED DECEASED: Corbin Blake Hayes, 13, Rio Rancho, NM, 5/28/09

06/02/09:   We are sad to announce that the body of 13 year old Corbin Blake Hayes was located today near the area he went missing.  Please keep Corbin’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during their time of grief.  We will post funeral arrangements once they have been made. Corbin Blake Hayes, age 13, was