Statement By Dr. Kelly Welch

Dr. Kelly Welch, renowned professor at K-State, has offered a statement about her husband David Welch. Mr. Welch has been missing since September 2nd.

“Dave, Sweetheart, if you see or hear this…..just know that we are all here waiting with open arms for you to return. I know you’re hurting….but we’re a great team, you and me, and we’ve weathered worse storms than what you’re going through now. After 37 years together, you’re half my heart and right now I can only take it minute by minute. I need you home. The grandbaby needs her Papa home. WE LOVE YOU. Please, please, please come back to us.”

Please contact Riley County Police Department by phone at (785) 537-2112 with any information.¬†RCPD is treating the situation as a normal missing person’s case, and no foul play is thought to be involved.

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