Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

March 29, 2014

Foul play suspected in disappearance of 28-year-old man

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville police officials suspect foul play in the disappearance of a man reported missing in January.

According to Police Chief Reece Daniel, officials continue to investigate the case involving 28-year-old Randal Rahushun Roberson.

“We believe foul play was involved,”

Daniel said.

Roberson reportedly left about 5:30 p.m. Jan. 21, en route to New Summerfield, and never arrived at his location. He also never returned to his residence.

Roberson was last seen traveling in a white 1995 Mercury Cougar, which was found abandoned Thursday on a county road just north of New Summerfield, police said.

Roberson has black hair and brown eyes.

He is 6-foot, 1-inch tall and weighs 210 pounds. He has a tattoo of a the Bentley car logo on his chest, as well as a tattoo that reads “Donovan Ray” on his neck.

He was last seen wearing a black ball cap, dark blue t-shirt, black pants, blue and black Nike Jordans and a silver necklace with an attached silver pendant.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Jacksonville Police Department, 903-586-2546, or Crime Stoppers at 903-586-7867 or 866-586-7878.