Sheriff's Office Update on Search Efforts for Gannon Stauch

January 31, 2020

Sheriff's Office Update on Search Efforts for Gannon Stauch

On January 31, 2020, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office and partners began our search focused in the area of Lorson Ranch.  Our Office and partners are putting extraordinary efforts to search for Gannon, preserve and recover any evidence that could lead to his return. 

Our partners in today's search efforts are:

FBI CARD (Child Abduction Rapid Deployment)
Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency Management
El Paso County Search and Rescue 
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Colorado Springs Police Department
Fountain Police Department
Salvation Army
VOAD - Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
Army 4th Engineer Battalion (in 100% non-duty volunteer status)
National Guard 100th Missile Defense Brigade (in 100% non-duty volunteer status)
Flight for Life (search purposes only)

The Sheriff's Office has received 72 tips to date and continue to follow-up and vet each lead coming in.  If you have any information as it relates to Gannon's case, please call the Sheriff's Office Tip Line at 719-520-6666 or email [email protected].  

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