UPDATE: ‘Anything. Any kind of leads. I’ll take anything,’ said Tanya Tripp. Tripp’s 16 year-old daughter (an honor student) Latonia Janelle Carwell and her husband Leon Tripp, the girls step dad have both been missing for more than a week.
Tanya Tripp is praying for her daughter to return after she disappeared on her 16th birthday in the middle of the night with her step-dad.
In an interview on News 12 NBC 26 Tripp talking about what went on that night. ‘I heard the truck crank up and I heard the backdoor slam. I said what in the world is this man doing,’ said Tripp. Then she quickly called her husband.
‘He immediately answered and he said babe I’m sorry. I know what you are fixing to say. I have Janelle. I said oh thank God,’ said Tripp.
Her husband told her he was taking her daughter to help him fix a man named ‘Maurice’s’ car in Clarks Hill, GA.