10-20-11 - UPDATE- Missing possibly endangered Boise man
Boise, October 21st, 2011 -With the release
of the victims identity, Andrew Schepp, by the Ada County Coroner's
Office this morning, the investigation into the missing person by
BPD will be handed over to the Ada County Sheriff's Office. Further
inquiries into this case should be directed to that agency.
It was our hope at BPD that the missing Boise man could be
located safe and sound, unfortunately, that did not happen. We
would like to thank the public for its help in trying to
find Mr. Schepp.
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Boise Police are asking for the publics help in finding a
man who is missing and officers fear may be endangered.
Last Seen: Andrew E. Schepp, 40 years
old of Boise was last seen on October 14th. His disappearance was
reported on October 18th to Boise Police. Officers initial attempts
to locate Schepp have not resulted in his location.
Endangered:Investigators believe the
Boise man may have gone to a remote area to engage in paragliding.
Equipment used for this activity is reportedly missing from his
home at his home in East Boise and he is known to be an avid
enthusiast. Schepp's vehicle, a gold BMW SUV with the license plate
1AWR560 is also missing. Schepp has not been at work since that
date. Officers are concerned for his safety and we are hoping any
information the public can provide may may help locate him.
Description:Andrew E. Schepp is
described as a light-skinned male, 5'10 tall, 195 pounds with brown
hair and blue eyes.See the attached photos.
Crime Stoppers:Anyone with information
on Schepp's whereabouts is urged to call Boise area Crime Stoppers
at 343-COPS. Callers can remain anonymous. Citizens can also go
online to www.343COPS.com, follow the links and leave their tip, or
text tips the word "TIP236" and type in "CRIMES".