Missouri Valley man still missing

$1,000 reward being offered for information on Jesse George


Jesse George has been missing from his home in Missouri Valley since June 28.

George's girlfriend, Carrie Petrzilka, last saw him that day when he was leaving for work.

...He had kissed me goodbye and told me that he would see me when I got home, only when I got home he wasn’t here,” she said.

George is a 36-year old white male with brown eyes and brown hair. He stands at 6 feet 1 inch, 270 pounds. He has tattoos on his left arm, including stars, wicked six, “Respected Few,” “Fear None” and the Statue of Liberty. Tattoos on his right arm include Jesse James, a cross and 187 gun. Law enforcement currently has no promising leads.

Stacy Salter, secretary for Harrison County Crime Stoppers, is urging anyone who has information on George's whereabouts to come forward. The organization is offering a $1,000 reward for any information that leads to the location of George.

You can call Harrison County Iowa Crime Stoppers at 1-866-901-0357 and leave an anonymous tip,” she said.

Other points of contact include the Harrison County Iowa Crime Stoppers Facebook page, the website contact form at www.harrisoncountyiowacrimestoppers.org or email at ssalter@harrisoncountyiowacrimestoppers.org.

Salter has reached out to the case's lead investigator, Special Agent Jared Kastner with the Iowa Department of Public Safety's Division of Criminal Investigation. He provided the following statement:

Jesse George was last seen during the early morning hours of Wednesday, June 28, 2023.  At the time, he was seen near a residence on 4th Street in Missouri Valley, Iowa.  George did not have a vehicle, but did have access to a small motorbike that he generally used for transportation around Missouri Valley.  At the time of his disappearance, George was not currently employed.”

Any piece of information is pertinent to the investigation. If you have any information on George, contact law enforcement and/or share it with Harrison County Crime Stoppers immediately.