Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office suspends search for missing man

Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office suspends search for missing man

The Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office has suspended the search for an elderly man who disappeared in North Idaho.

Lionel Harding-Thomas, 69, was last seen around 11:00 p.m. Friday in the area of Elizabeth Park. He suffers from Multiple Sclerosis and has a hard time getting around without a wheelchair. Several search and rescue crews, along with two K9 units, spent most of the weekend searching for Harding-Thomas.

SCSO posted an update online that noted the search for Harding-Thomas was suspended late Sunday afternoon. The post went on to say a more detailed press release will be distributed Monday morning.