Their adult children reported them missing on April 8, 2002, to local police. Then they contacted the missing persons unit at around 9 p.m. Sergeant Henry Van Veenendaal was part of the team that took the call.
Police Were Stunned
At first, there was no real indicator that suggested anything bad had happened. The only information they had was that an elderly couple had gone missing in their vehicle and no one could really explain it…