Missing woman could be with person on probation for murder


Lisa Ross

According to a press release from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the Moberly Police Department in mid-Missouri has issued an Endangered Person Advisory for a missing person incident that occurred in Moberly at 1 p.m. on Sunday.

The Endangered Missing Person is Lisa Ross. She is described as a white, female, age 42, height 5 feet 9 inches, 135 lbs, with blonde hair, brown eyes, a tattoo of cherries on her lower back, wearing a white tank top with light blue tie-dye, pearl earrings, white shorts, and brown leather sandals.

Possible suspects or associates are believed to be Stephen J. Thorp. He is described as a white, male, age 55, height 5 feet 7 inches, 180 lbs, bald hair, brown eyes and no clothing description.

Brief circumstances regarding the Endangered Missing Person incident: Ross was last seen traveling in a gold Chrysler passenger car, possibly a 300, and has not been heard from since. Ross has an order of protection against Stephen Thorp and may be with him. Thorp has been involved in several domestic incidents involving Ross, and is on probation for second-degree murder and armed criminal action.

Anyone seeing the missing person, suspect, associate, or vehicle, or anyone having any information related to the endangered missing person should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the Moberly Police Department at 660-263-0346.