Columbia, South Carolina (KMSS) — Law enforcement officials in South Carolina are reaching out to the public to help find three missing persons.
Brady S. Brown, 49, Eddie Lee Cobb, 68, and Ella Williams, 62, were last heard from on January 7, 2013, according to Columbia, South Carolina Police Chief Randy Scott. Cobb is the uncle of Brown and Williams is a family friend of the two.
On January 7, the group left Columbia in a 2006 beige or gold Dodge Stratus with paper tags. They were believed to be traveling on I-20 to Shreveport, but never made it to their destination.
Family members have not heard from any of the three since they left. Calls made to their phones go straight to voicemail. Cell phone records show the last known communication was made near Birmingham, Alabama.
Investigators are also worried Williams could be in more danger without her medication.
Detective think it is possible the missing individuals could be in Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Texas or Mississippi.
If you have any information on this case, please call 888-CRIME-SC. TEXT to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with "TIPSC,” followed by the tip information, or log onto onto: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the red "Submit a tip” tab.
Tipsters could earn a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of a suspect.