Ben Griffing

Voluntary Missing AdultBody Recovered

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Missing Adults

Ben Griffing

Missing from
Polson, Montana - USA
Case Entered
  February 04, 2021
   Body Recovered
Current Classification
  Voluntary Missing Adult
Source of Record
Last Updated
   October 31, 2022
Verification Status

Physical Description

Age When Reported Missing
Age As of Today
Hair Color
  Light Brown
Eye Color
  165 lbs
  Last Seen Wearing
  Distinct Features
  Medical Alert

Details of Disappearance

Ben Griffing was last seen by family or friends on January 18, 2021.

A Missing Endangered Person Advisory has been issued on behalf of the Lake County Sheriff's Office.

Ben J Griffing, a 62 year old white male, has gone missing from Polson.

Ben Griffing is about 6 feet 6 inches tall, 165lbs has blue eyes with brown and gray hair.

He has a 1999 white Toyota Avalon with Montana personalized license plate "Giraffe".

Mr. Griffing was last seen on January 18th in Polson leaving for a skiing and winter camping trip to the Pioneer Mountains near Dillon.

He also frequently camps and skis the Bitterroot Selway Mountains near Darby.

He was reported missing today and there is concern for his welfare. If you have any information, please contact the Lake County Sheriffs Office at 406 883 7301 extension 1 or dial 911.

-UPDATED 06/12/2021-
Original vehicle descriptions were reported as a 1999 Toyota Avalon and a 1999 Toyota Montana, both are inaccurate.  The vehicle registered to Griffing with the plate indicated has been updated below and all reporting agencies are advised to update their records. -END-

Who to contact!
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Ben Griffing, you are encouraged to contact the Lake County Sheriffs Office at 406 883 7301, ask for Detectives. Be sure to have the case number available as you will need it.

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