Questions remain regarding Tipp City man’s disspearance


Miami County Sheriff’s Office continue to investigate Makowski’s whereabouts

By Melanie Yingst - [email protected]



MIAMI COUNTY — Miami County Sheriff’s Office officials are still working with the Tipp City man who was listed as missing over the weekend to determine the circumstances surrounding his nearly three day disappearance

Raymond Makowski, 54, who had been listed as a missing adult for more than three days, was located late Sunday evening.

Makowski, a severe diabetic, returned home late Sunday, unaware authorities or his family were searching for him, according to officials. He was treated and released from the hospital as of Monday.

According to Miami County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Dave Duchak, Makowski was supposed to give a statement at the sheriff’s office about his whereabouts on Monday. Preliminary statements Makowski made to officials was that he wandered off in a nearby woods in the midst of a diabetic episode. Duchak said the department will continue to investigate the incident, although charges related to the matter are unlikely.

The search also included a volunteer K-9 search unit from the area to locate Makowski.

Miami County Sheriff’s Office continue to investigate Makowski’s whereabouts

By Melanie Yingst

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Reach Melanie Yingst at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter @Troydailynews

Reach Melanie Yingst at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter @Troydailynews

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