Missing Person Found

Interim Sheriff Greg Reynolds reported on Tuesday April 23 2019, an area search was conducted for Elizabeth Barker. The search was extensive and included several local and state agencies. The search concluded at approximately 8:30 p.m. Barker was found on April 24 at approximately 8:00 a.m. at or near the family home. She was assessed and transported by AMR to a nearby hospital.

The sheriff’s department appreciated and is thankful for the extraordinary effort and resources committed to the search by deputies, MHP, MBI, MDWFP, Rankin County Sheriff’s Department, Rankin County E.O.C., Magee Police Department, Mendenhall Police Department, Simpson County District Attorney’s Office, MS Fire Marshal’s Office, and the FBI.