Sheriff Reports Missing Man Has Been Found

May 10, 2022 - Sheriff Kevin Windham reports Leray Afton Phillips has been located in Houston. Phillips is in good condition.

Sheriff Windham stated he appreciates everyone that assisted in searching for Phillips and Constable Cheatwood who put a lot of work into this effort.

November 23, 2021 - The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is seeking the whereabouts of Leray Afton Phillips. Phillips is describes as a white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 240 pounds.

Phillips was was seen approximately one month ago at the Quick Stop in Joaquin. Phillips is often seen in the vicinity of the Logansport bridge and is normally seen riding a bicycle.

If you have any information on his whereabouts or if you have seen him recently, please contact the SCSO at 936-598-5601.