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Missing Man Reported in Tracy City

Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 11:39 am

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help locating a missing man.

IMG_0434 (1)Brandon Lee Price was reported missing from his home on Clifford Dykes Road in the Tracy City area on Friday January 6. A BOLO was issued for Price and he was entered into NCIC as a missing person.

On Saturday, Sheriff Clint Shrum asked for the assistance of the Tennessee Highway Patrol aviation division to conduct an air search. The air search was conducted that afternoon until dark and there was no sign of the missing man.  Shrum then called on the assistance of tracking dogs from the Bledsoe County Correctional Complex. The tracking team conducted a perimeter search on Sunday morning and was unable to detect any scent. Cold temperatures hindered the search both days.

Deputies along with family members have searched the area on foot and by vehicle with no sign of Price. Hunters in the area had not seen Family members describe him as a quiet individual, rarely going anywhere.

A motorist reported a possible sighting in the Clouse Hill area late Saturday night. Deputies responded but did not find anyone.

If you have any information please contact the Sheriff’s Office at 931-692-3466.