Claim: A 37-year-old man named Joseph Rummerfield is missing from the Tulare, California, area.
Example: [Collected via Facebook, January 2013]
He is not a soda company, a cute kitten, an adorable puppy, a child trying to get a puppy, someone trying to find their birth parent, the latest shoe style, he is simply my son and he has been missing since 1/16/2013. His name is Joseph Rummerfield, not Joe or Joey, he goes by Joseph. He is mentally disabled, suffers from a seizure disorder and has been homeless. Lets see how many of you have the heart to share this message for a homeless person. He may be in Bakersfield, California or anywhere. He left with a man who is an amputee in a
Origins: The above-quoted message was posted by Jean Kester, whose homeless son Joseph Rummerfield had been missing from the Tulare, California area since
According to an information sheet distributed via the Internet, Joseph was:
Last seen with an older man with an amputated leg and a large black Labrador. They were in a
Joseph’s mother told us on 10 February 2013 that he had just been found was being dropped off in Oregon.
Last updated: 10 February 2013