Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Mr. Cierley was last seen in Prineville, Oregon in July 1998. He has not contacted either family or friends since that time. He was allegedly killed by his nephew, John Henry Shipman, who then cashed his social security checks. Shipman apparently killed hiself when confronted by Seattle, WA police on a Deschutes County Arrest Warrent. Cierley is believed to have been buried in the Central Oregon area. Shipman never admitted to the killing.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Bend Police Department.
Det. Lyn Sly