Gov. Cooper: Reward Offered In Case Of Missing Man Found Dead In Union County

UNION COUNTY, N.C. — Governor Roy Cooper announced Wednesday that North Carolina is offering a reward for information in a Union County case where a missing man was found dead in February.

According to a news release, 33-year-old Joshua Tramaine Allen was last seen on Bost Street in Marshville, North Carolina on Jan. 23, 2021. Allen was found on Feb. 9 in a wooded area off Monroe Ansonville Road in Wingate.

Gov. Cooper said the State is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Joshua Tramaine Allen.

Anyone having information concerning this case should contact the Union County Sheriff’s Office at 704-283-3789, the State Bureau of Investigation at 919-662-4500 or the Union County Crime Stoppers at 704-283-5600.