The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to help find a Lawrence man who has allegedly abducted his son from his custodial mother. The suspect’s name is Steven C. Drake Jr. and considered armed and dangerous. The missing child’s name is Andrew Drake, 12, and was last seen on Oct. 16, the same day that his mother was rear-ended and driven off a highway. It is not known who was driving the vehicle.
Drake already has a warrant in Jefferson County for aggravated assault, aggravated interference with parental custody, and child endangerment.
If you think you may have seen this man or his son, please call 911 or 785-331-9870 to make an anonymous report.