MISSING IN KANSAS: Steven Hedgers

Posted: Updated:
EL DORADO, Kan. (KAKE) -

A south-central Kansas man has not been seen for decades.

Steven Hedgers was reported missing on July 25, 1986, in El Dorado. Steven went missing from his home, which was unlocked, said El Dorado Deputy Chief Chad Young. Hedgers was a truck driver. Police found nothing missing from his house, and said his vehicle was left behind. There were no signs of a struggle. Steven is believed to be a victim of foul play. 

According to the Department of Justice, at least three states and the FBI have assisted with the investigation.


STEVEN J. HEDGERS

Missing from: El Dorado, Kan.

Missing since: July 25, 1986

Age then: 27

Age now: 60

Height: 5’7’’

Weight: 145 pounds

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Brown

Distinguishing marks: dark mustache and beard.


If you have information that could help the case, contact the El Dorado Police Department at (316) 321-9120 or El Dorado Crime Stoppers at (316) 321-1080. KAKE News will feature the story of a missing person every weekday in our newscasts at 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. If you have a person you’d like for us to share a story about, please contact Anchor Annette Lawless at alawless@kake.com.

  • NEWSNewsMore>>

  • Halstead overrun with cats, humane society spaying and neutering

    Halstead overrun with cats, humane society spaying and neutering

    Feral cats are running rampant in Halstead and residents are fed up with the problem. 

    Feral cats are running rampant in Halstead and residents are fed up with the problem. 

  • Community invited to KAKE-TV's 65th Anniversary Celebration

    Community invited to KAKE-TV's 65th Anniversary Celebration

    Everyone is invited to celebrate KAKE-TV's 65th anniversary at a special community event.  

    Everyone is invited to celebrate KAKE-TV's 65th anniversary at a special community event.  

  • Residents call state of Mayor's race "dirty"

    Residents call state of Mayor's race "dirty"

    The decision of who should lead the City of Wichita has become more controversial than some voters had suspected.

    The decision of who should lead the City of Wichita has become more controversial than some voters had suspected.

Check out these photos from across KAKEland snapped by our viewers, staff and local officials. Do you have pictures to share with us? Email them to news@kake.com.

MORE SLIDESHOWS HERE