On May 10, 2020 around 5:45 the Chaffee County Communications Center received a report of a missing female in the area on County Road 225 and West Highway 50.Members of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area and contacted the reporting party.They advised that their neighbor, Suzanne Morphew (49), from the Maysville area had reportedly gone for a bike ride in the area and failed to return home. Sheriff personnel called members of Chaffee County Search and Rescue South and North and a search began immediately. The Department of Corrections was contacted and a request was made for tracking dogs to assist. They responded and joined the search. The search continued into the early morning hours with no results.
The search resumed in the early morning hours of May 11 with Search and Rescue. They once again scoured the area. Members were then called from the Chaffee County Tac Team along with search parties from the Department of Corrections and the area was once again scoured.
In all over 100 personnel were used during the search, however by late afternoon on May 11 Ms Morphew had not been found. Suzanne’s family is now offering a 200,000 reward for any info about Suzanne’s disappearance.Suzanne Facebook
Barry (Suzanne’s husband)
Facebook– Suzanne’s husband’s interview
Police are currently conducting a search of Suzanne’s home. Media reports say that her house is cordoned off and family are not being allowed to enter.