Griffin pic

Citizens asked to report tips

Benton, Ark.- Jan. 24, 2018—A missing person report was filed Tuesday at Benton Police Department for Benton resident James Earl Griffin.

Griffin, a 66-year-old African-American male, was reportedly paid by his employer on January 3 and has not been seen or heard from since. He is described as approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall with gray/black hair and brown eyes. It is unknown what Griffin was wearing the last day he was seen and he does not own a vehicle. 

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Griffin should contact the Benton Police Department at 501-778-1171 or 501-315-TIPS. Anonymous tips may also be sent via text to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the message or via the official Benton Police Department app available on iTunes and Google Play.