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Authorities looking for missing Rusk Co. man

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James Jimmy Tidwell. Photo Source: Rusk County Sheriff's Office. James Jimmy Tidwell. Photo Source: Rusk County Sheriff's Office.
James Jimmy Tidwell. Photo Source: Rusk County Sheriff's Office. James Jimmy Tidwell. Photo Source: Rusk County Sheriff's Office.

Released by: The Rusk County Sheriff's Office:

The Rusk County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in locating James "Jimmy" Tidwell, 58, of Mt. Enterprise, Texas.  Mr. Tidwell is 5'3, approximately 170 pounds with a moustache.

On Tuesday, February 28, at approximately 11:30am, the Sheriff's office received a call from Mr. Tidwell's employer requesting for a welfare check on Mr. Tidwell, when he did not report to work.  Mr. Tidwell's employer advised the last day he was seen at work was Wednesday, February 15, 2012.

On Wednesday, February 29, Rusk County Investigators discovered Mr. Tidwell's abandoned truck on FM 95 and Hwy 315, approximately 5 miles from his residence. 

As the investigation continues we encourage anyone with information as to Mr. Tidwell's whereabouts to contact Rusk County Sheriff's Office Investigator Robert Stinehour, at (903)657-3581 or call Rusk County Crime Stoppers at (903)655-TIPS (8477).

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