44 year old Sallie Rohrbach, an employee with the North Carolina Department of Insurance, was last seen on May 14; however was reported missing on May 15, 2008. She was last seen at a strip mall in Charlotte, NC this past Thursday.
- Rohrbach is approximately 5’2”
- blond hair
- brown eyes
- She was last seen on May 14 at the Dilworth Agency at 1427 South Boulevard in Charlotte.
Police had located her 2007 Chevrolet Malibu Sunday morning in the parking lot of a Bojangles restaurant.
Authorities located her state-owned 2007 Chevrolet Malibu Sunday morning in the parking lot of a Bojangles restaurant, shortly before 8 a.m, WRAL reported. There was no sign of Rohrbach.
Authorities could not confirm whether foul play had anything to do with her disappearance, according to WRAL.
Law enforcement and fire crews began searching a four- to six-block area around the Bojangles Sunday morning. A police helicopter was being used to assist with the search. (FOX News)
Sallie Rohrbach’s husband, Tim, said that she was in Charlotte on Wednesday conducting an audit at an insurance agency.
Department of Insurance spokeswoman Chrissy Pearson said it appears Rohrbach was last seen at the insurance agency Wednesday. Rohrbach was auditing an administrative, not a criminal, complaint, Pearson said.
Tim Rohrbach said it wasn’t unusual that his wife’s work took longer than a week, but he hasn’t spoken with her since Tuesday. He said she usually worked in the Raleigh area but went to Charlotte as substitute for a colleague.
“She was actually covering for somebody else,” he said. (WRAL)
If anyone has information regarding Sallie Rohrbach’s disappearance please call 911 or Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crimestoppers at 704-334-1600.
WRAL-TV reported early Monday a suspect was taken into custody in the disappearance of 44-year-old Sallie Rohrbach of Angier, who was last seen Wednesday in Charlotte conducting an audit at an insurance agency.
Michael Arthur Howell, 40, of Indian Trail, is in jail and charged with the murder of Dilworth Insurance agent Sally Rohrbach. She disappeared after leaving her company’s agency on South Street in Charlotte.
Crime Scene Investigators were gathered evidence late Sunday night at the agency in Charlotte. There is no word yet if police have actually located Rohrbach’s body.
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The Charlotte-Mecklenberg Police Department announced today the arrest of Michael Arthur Howell, 40, on a charge of first-degree murder in the case of Sallie Rohrbach, 44, according to a police department media release.
“Detectives are continuing the investigation and seeking any information that will lead to the location of Mrs. Rohrbach’s remains,” the release said.
There is sad but not surprising news from the Sallie Rohrbach missing persons case. The body of 44 year old Sallie Rohrbach was located in rural York County, SC on Vista Road at approximately 2:30pm. Thoughts and prayers go out to her family. May she rest in peace.
FORT MILL — Police searching in York County this afternoon found the body of state insurance investigator Sallie Rohrbach, who has been missing for nearly a week.
Authorities say Rohrbach was murdered, and they charged a Union County man with first-degree murder earlier this week.
The body was discovered about 2:30 p.m. on Vista Road, in a rural area of northern York County, off Pleasant Road. That is near S.C. 160, not far from Fort Mill.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they received information late Monday that pointed toward northern York County. They say a search began in the area Monday night but was halted by darkness. They say the search resumed today and ended with the discovery of Rohrbach’s body this afternoon.
Police have not said what led them to look for the woman’s body in York County.
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