Georgia Man Goes Missing while Visiting Cherokee County
Monday, April 9, 2018- 5:22 p.m.
The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement agencies are attempting to locate a missing person in the Rock Run area. According to Sheriff Jeff Shaver, Troy Spence, a 45-year-old resident of Austell Georgia went missing from a residence on Indian Mountain while visiting Cherokee County over the weekend
Friends of Spence say he began walking in the woods and never came back.
On Sunday, deputies from Cherokee, Etowah and Floyd Counties, along with Game Wardens searched for Spence in the woods.
The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office tracking dog and Floyd County Sheriff’s Office tracking dog both assisted as well as the Etowah County Sheriff’s Office aviation unit.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sheriff’s Office Investigator Michael Green or Chief Investigator Josh Summerford at (256) 927-3365.