Shelby police cruiser

SHELBY -- Shelby police seek public assistance in locating a 33-year-old missing woman last seen Thursday morning near Shelby High School.

The Shelby Police Department took a report Thursday at 12:36 p.m. that Melinda Kay Davis (Clark) was last seen around 7:20 a.m., according to an emailed press release from Chief Lance Combs.

Missing woman

Shelby police seek public assistance in locating Melinda Kay Davis (Clark), 33, last seen Thursday morning near Shelby High School. (Submitted photo)

She was reportedly driving her black 2013 Volkswagen Jetta with Ohio license plates JGZ8921.

The police press release said Davis was believed to be headed to Mansfield to make contact with her ex-boyfriend, John Henry Mack.

Unsuccessful attempts have been made by the Shelby Police Department, the Richland County Sheriff’s Office and the Mansfield Police Department to make contact with both Davis and Mack at various locations.

Davis is described as 5-feet tall and approximately 145 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white shirt, grey sweat pants and pink flip flops. Davis has tattoos on both arms and wrists and also on both right and left shoulders.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Shelby Police Department at 419-347-2242.

Support Our Journalism

Our content is free and always will be - but we rely on your support to sustain it. Become a member starting at $5 per month.