UPDATE 5/14/20 4:30 p.m.: Ottumwa Radio has been informed that the deceased body of Brian Cave has been located outside of Libertyville, Iowa. As such he is no longer listed as a missing person. According to the statement received, the public’s help in the situation was sincerely appreciated.
The public’s assistance is being sought in the search for a Keota man who has been reported missing.
According to a press release by the Jefferson County Attorney’s Office, 39 year old Brian Patrick Cave of Keota, Iowa is currently missing. He was last seen in the area of Libertyville, Iowa in Jefferson County on May 11. Cave is a white male, 5 foot 10 inches in height, and was last seen wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, dark baseball cap, and denim pants.
Cave was reported missing by family members and may be in need of medical attention. Anyone with information relating to Mr. Cave are urged to contact Lt. Jerry Marcellus at the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 641-472-4146.