Officers searching for man lost in Shelby Forest - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Officers searching for man lost in Shelby Forest

(WMC-TV) - The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is searching Shelby Forest for a missing 38-year-old Tipton County man.

The man was reported missing to Tennessee Wildlife Resources agents at Shelby Forest Wednesday.  He was part of a three man hunting party that got separated in the woods.

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office joined the search with rescue workers and search dogs.  The Memphis Police Helicopter is also involved in the search.

The search continued late Wednesday night, and resumed Thursday morning.

Sources said the missing man is Bill Lawrence, a Tipton County Sheriff's officer.

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