UPDATE: Man missing from Aliceville is ID’d as person struck on I-359

Ray Charles Lewis Found Dead

UPDATE, 12:30 p.m. June 7, 2022:

Aliceville Police confirm that Ray Charles Lewis, missing since June 1, has been identified as the pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 359 in Tuscaloosa early on June 2.

Lewis had last been seen by his family at his home in Pickens County.

An autopsy report from the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences positively identified Charles.

Aliceville Police Chief Tonnie Jones asks that the community keep the Lewis family in their thoughts and prayers as they deal with this tragic loss.

“I wish we had a different outcome for the Lewis family, for the community, and the group of law enforcement officers and searchers who put everything they had into finding Mr. Ray Charles Lewis alive,” Jones said.


UPDATE: The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency this morning reported that the search for Ray Charles Lewis has been canceled.

A family member of Lewis said he was found dead, and his body is being sent to Montgomery for autopsy.

The original story is below:

The Aliceville Police Department needs your help finding a man missing since June 1.

Ray Charles Lewis, 63, was last seen June 1 around 3 p.m. near Tilley Hamlett Drive in Aliceville. Lewis may be living with a condition that impairs his judgement.

If you have any information on Lewis’ whereabouts, please contact the Aliceville Police Department at 205-399-8858 or call 911.

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