Bates County Sheriff’s Office Looking for Missing Person

On 12/2/19, at around 11am, the Bates County Sheriff’s Office activated the Southwest Major Case Squad to assist in locating a missing person. The missing person is Nicole Shalee Mallatt. Nicole was last seen or heard from on November 26,2019.

Members from Lamar Pd, NEVADA Pd, Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, Cedar County Sheriff’s Office, Butler Police Department and Bates County Sheriff’s Office have set up a command center at the Sheriff’s Office training building.

The Sheriff’s Office has also requested assistance from the Cass County Disaster Emergency Response Team, Digital Investigations, the UAV Unit and the Bates County Sheriff’s Posse to assist with searching the ground and waterways around the residence where Mallatt was last known to be.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of Nicole Mallatt please contact the Bates County Sheriffs Office at 660-679-3232.

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