Reward Offered in Search for Adair County Murder Suspect

Wanted Suspect: James Manken

The OSBI is offering a $5,000 reward for the arrest of 40-year-old James Douglas Manken, a suspect in a homicide investigation in Adair County.

According to the Adair County Sheriff's Office facebook post, on July 13, 2014, the Adair County Sheriff's office requested OSBI assistance to investigate the homicide of Wayne Lee Wennerholm. As the investigation was continued, Manken was identified as a suspect in the case.

Adair County District Court issued an arrest warrant for First Degree Murder for Manken's arrest. Law enforcement authorities have, to this point, been unable to locate James Manken.

If you have any information as to where Manken is, please contact the Adair County Sheriff's office at 918.696.2610 or the OSBI at 1.800.522.8017.