On April 2nd, 2021 a report was received regarding the theft of over $44,000 for construction that was to be completed. The suspect, Chad Drawbaugh had contracted to provide construction services to the victim's residence. The victim had obtained funding from a financial institution and the check was provided to Drawbaugh who then cashed the check. Drawbaugh then left a note for family members informing them that he was fleeing town due to not being able keep up with work demands and financial needs. Through investigation it was learned that Drawbaugh had also cashed another check for over $45,000. At this time, the whereabouts of Drawbaugh are unknown and he may have fled to a state in the mid-west part of the country.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Chad Drawbaugh are asked to contact our department.