KBI: Detreck Foster missing 2 years, suspect foul play

Kbi Detreck Foster Missing 2 Years Suspect Foul Play
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INDEPENDENCE, Kan. – Authorities again ask for the public’s help in finding the person(s) responsible for the disappearance and suspected murder of Detreck Foster.

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Independence Police Department have updated a $5,000 reward poster in the unsolved murder.

Detreck Foster was reported missing on May 12, 2020 – two years ago – when he was 37-years-old. Someone last saw him around April 12, 2020, in Independence. KBI agents and detectives suspect foul play in Foster’s disappearance. They believe someone knows information that will help resolve the case. Investigators say they’ll continue exploring all tips and leads.

Detreck was a father, brother, and son. The KBI says his family is desperate to know what happened to him.

If you have information about this case, call the KBI at 1-800-KS-CRIME. You can also call the Independence Police Department at 620-332-1700. Tips can also be submitted anonymously https://www.kbi.ks.gov/sar.

In 2020, the Kansas Governor signed a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

“Individuals with information leading to the apprehension of the person(s) responsible for Detreck Foster’s disappearance or murder, are eligible for a $5,000 Governor’s reward.” -KBI

In 2020, Philip Townsend, Detreck’s father said, “The thing I’d want people to know is that, regardless of what you think or how you feel about a particular person, this is a time to come forth and present any information that you may have, and we’ll welcome it all, but please, just keep it truthful and honest, and we’ll be most appreciative.”

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