Monthly Archive:: August 2011

Texas EquuSearch’s New Addition — Search Boat

Due to the increase of water searches that Texas EquuSearch is conducting, we felt it was necessary to have a boat which is better suited for using our sonar equipment. The boat pictured above is perfect for our needs, and we will continue to help as many families as we can.

Two Recoveries Made by Texas EquuSearch’s Sonar Experts

08/24/11 — Dennis and Tammy Watters, Texas EquuSearch’s sonar experts, with the help of our new Marine Sonic sonar equipment, found a drowning victim in the Dallas area on August 23, 2011, who was recovered by divers.  On August 24, 2011, a vehicle was recovered that had been missing since 2008, and had human remains inside. 

2011 Texas Citizen Police Academy

08/24/11 — The 2011 Texas Citizen Police Academy was held on August 21st-22nd at Moody Gardens in Galveston, TX. Tim Miller gave a very moving presentation, and met many new friends. After his presentation, Tim noted that Jennifer Schuett and Detective Tim Cromie from the Dickinson Police Department were going to present her story. Afterwards,

Fundraiser: The Davenport Lounge Presents “Help Texas EquuSearch” on September 4, 2011 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The Outlaw Dave Show “Music for Life” music showcase to help their friends at TEXAS EQUUSEARCH. The music and admission is free. The event is hosted by Paige Mann (House of Blues/Live Nation/Davendiva) and Bryan Miller (Outlaw Dave Show). There will be food, plenty of drinks, auction items and a raffle. Other cash donations will

Message from Shani Kilpatrick, Amber Elkins’ Mom

Below is a message that Amber Elkins’ mom, Shani Kilpatrick, posted on our Facebook Fan Page: “I WOULD LIKE TO THANK TIM MILLER AND HIS CREW FOR DOING EVERYTHING THEY DID TO FIND MY DAUGHTER AMBER ELKINS. YOU PEOPLE ARE TRULY ANGELS ON EARTH.. I HAVE NEVER SAW AS MUCH KINDNESS FROM PEOPLE TILL THEN..I

MISSING: Robyn Gardner, 35 Yrs., Oranjestad, Aruba, 08/02/11

08/18/11 — Robyn Gardner, age 35, was last seen on August 2, 2011 around 4:00 p.m. in Oranjestad, Aruba.  She was last seen a bathing suit.  Robyn has tattoos on her left shoulder and bicep, right ribcage and inside right bicep. If you have any information, please call the Aruba Police Department or Texas EquuSearch

FOUND SAFE: Andrea Fox, 14 Yrs., League City, TX, 08/16/11

08/19/11 — We are happy to report that Andrea Fox has been found safe. 08/18/11 — Andrea Fox, age 14, was last seen on August 16, 2011 in League City, TX. She is believed to be with James Dean Martin in a blue Chevy Aveo with dealer’s tags. The suspect has blonde hair, blue eyes,

Slideshow: Search Coordinator Training, June 25-26, 2011

The slideshow below depicts our Search Coordinators attending a two-day training. We would like to thank Frank Black, who put this training together. We would also like to thank everyone who participated in the training — the class was very informative.

Funeral Arrangements for Amber Elkins

The local funeral service for Amber Elkins will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 11, 2011 at the Jeter Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, 311 N. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood, Texas 77546, with Rev. Jerry Stark officiating. Additional funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Youngs Funeral Home,

Slideshow: Matthew Arzate Search

The following slideshow depicts our search efforts for Matthew Arzate, whose body was recovered on July 12, 2011. We want to again thank everyone who was involved in this search.

MISSING: Amy Ahonen, 38 Yrs., Jefferson County, CO, 07/08/11

08/24/11 — Tim Miller, Founder and Director of Texas EquuSearch, is traveling to Denver this morning with a team to meet with law enforcement and begin a search. 07/17/11 — Amy Ahonen’s 2005 black Jeep Liberty was found abandoned on Hwy. 6, near the heavily traveled scenic area of Mayhem Gulch Trail in Jefferson County,