Contact: Officer Latisha Stroer, Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
UPDATE ON TWO MISSING/ENDANGERED
On 2/23/14 at 2:36 P.M., The Columbia Police Department was contacted by The Kansas State Police Department that they located Lauren Ashley Pond and Stephen Clithero south of Topeka on Highway 35 in the 2006 gray Ford F150. Pond and Clithero are not injured and their families are enroute to Kansas to contact them.
The Columbia Police Department would like to thank the media for getting the information out to the public and to all police agencies helping to search for Pond and Clithero. A big thank you goes out to The Kansas State Police Department for locating Pond and Clithero in safely returning them to their families.