Reward increased for lead in case of missing Petal man

Reward increased for lead in case of missing Petal man
Vidrine was last seen driving this 1984 Buick Electra. Source: Family photo.
Vidrine was last seen driving this 1984 Buick Electra. Source: Family photo.

PETAL, MS (WDAM) - A reward for information in the case of a missing Petal man has been increased.

The family of James Slay Vidrine originally offered a $2000 reward for tips leading to his location, and Crimestoppers has increased that reward to $5,000

Vidrine, 51, was reported missing and was last seen on October 8 in Petal around 8 a.m.

He was driving a 1984 Buick Electra. It had a Mississippi Antique tag with the number 203286. The car also had an "Aloha" sticker in the rear window.

If you have any information, please contact the Forrest County Sheriff's Office at 601-544-7800.