Archive for Monday, July 12, 2010

Lenexa police search for man missing since Thurs.

July 12, 2010


— Lenexa police have been searching for a 58-year-old man who was last seen Thursday.

Lawrence Schnackenberg Jr.

Lawrence Schnackenberg Jr.

Police said Lawrence Schnackenberg Jr. was last seen by family members at noon. His car was found later Thursday in Shawnee Mission Park. Authorities searched the park Thursday and Friday, but found nothing.

On Saturday, Schnackenberg's son issued an emotional statement, thanking members of the public for their help. A vigil is planned for Sunday evening at an area church.

Police said Sunday the case is still being treated as that of a missing person. Schnackenberg is white, 225 pounds and 6 feet 1 inch tall.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (474-8477) or Lenexa police at 913-477-7301.