The Williamson County Sheriff’s Place of work is exploring for a gentleman who might know a thing about the scenario of Rachel Cooke who has been missing considering the fact that she went jogging in Georgetown on Jan. 10, 2002.
“Just after investigating in excess of 2,000 guidelines, and eliminating several people suspected to have been involved with Rachel’s disappearance, now WCSO (Williamson County Sheriff’s Office) is hunting for a subject matter that was living in the Georgetown region in 2002 and has travelled to multiple metropolitan areas in the course of the condition of Texas,” a sheriff’s push release claimed on Sunday, 19 decades to the day Cooke went lacking.
The man is regarded to have been an associate of Cooke’s although she was in Georgetown and is also believed to be included in the cattle and horse industry, the launch mentioned.
Authorities believe the guy could possibly have described facts of Cooke’s disappearance to an acquaintance “probable speaking of the incident in third person and distancing himself from any true involvement,” the launch said.
The sheriff’s place of work and the FBI are presenting up to $100,000 for facts top to the spot of Cooke. If everyone has any data about Rachel or the man or woman of fascination, remember to call 512-948-2911 or the cold circumstance suggestion line at 512-943-5204.
Cooke was 19 when she went lacking just after going jogging near her parents’ dwelling in Georgetown 19 decades back.
She was on winter season break from San Diego Mesa College in San Diego, Ca.
Authorities think Rachel remaining her family’s home at roughly 9:30 a.m. for her day by day four-mile operate.
She was final observed walking towards her residence from around 200 yards absent. Cooke was carrying a gray jogging outfit, inexperienced sporting activities bra, Asics working sneakers and a yellow Walkman with sports-model headphones.
At the time of her disappearance, Rachel was 5 toes 3 inches tall and she weighed 115 kilos. She experienced blue/hazel eyes and blonde hair with higher/minimal lights. She also had two heart-formed cherries tattooed on her left foot around her pinky toe, a number of ear piercings and a navel piercing.
“The Cooke loved ones have gone nineteen years with out closure, and it is WCSO’s goal to deliver Rachel back again to her household and give them the peace they should have,” the launch reported.
This story has been corrected to say that the sheriff’s office environment is wanting for a person who may perhaps know facts about Rachel Cooke’s disappearance. The gentleman is not outlined as a suspect in the sheriff’s press release.