FREDERICKTOWN — The search continues for 17-year-old Mercedes Erwin who has been missing since April 4. Mount Vernon Police Detective Jeff Jacobs believes that Erwin is with a companion, James “Buck” Ervin.



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2 Responses to “Ervin believed to be linked to missing Fredericktown teen”

  1. Anonymous

    Wouldn’t it help to have a photo of Ervin as well. The description of a blond haired guy 145 lb and 5’6″ tall doesn’t tell us much. We are asked to look out for both but only have a photo of her, not him. Makes no sense not to have his photo as well.