Sheriff Jay Jones with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office said that Sharritt’s wife, Kristi, has a similar story. He believes she was last seen around the summer of 2014. Kristi Sharitt was also never reported missing.
Jeffery Sharritt’s death is being investigated as a homicide. Jones said Tuesday there was no update in terms of a suspect or leads, but enough evidence has been recovered to allow the investigation to continue.
Jones said both Jeffery and Kristi Sharritt were residents of Phenix City, but did not live in Lee County. He said they are working together with the Phenix City Police Department on the case. Authorities are asking for the public’s help. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 334-749-5651 or the Crime Stoppers at 1-888-522-7847.