Champaign Police Seek Public’s Assistance Locating Missing Adult Male

The family of 23-year-old Jeremy Wallace and the Champaign Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in locating him.

Jeremy Wallace Missing Person April 2020


On April 9, 2020, Mr. Wallace arrived in Champaign from Chicago to visit family. Later that evening, around 10:30 p.m., Mr. Wallace left his family’s residence and approximately 45 minutes later was seen at a local business in the 2400 block of West Springfield Avenue. He left the business alone and was last seen heading west. He has not been heard from since. On April 10, the family of Mr. Wallace filed a Missing Person’s Report with Champaign Police and are concerned for his well-being.

Mr. Wallace is described as a black male, 6 feet tall and weighing 140 pounds. He was last observed wearing red, grey and blue sweatpants, a black sweatshirt and white tennis shoes. It is unknown at this time if Mr. Wallace is in any danger.

If you have seen or have any information regarding his whereabouts, please contact Champaign Police at 217-351-4545. Arrangements may be made for information to be shared privately. If you wish to remain anonymous you may also submit tips to Crime Stoppers by phone at: 217-373-8477 (TIPS); online at; or the “P3 Tips” mobile app.

Champaign Police reminds citizens that information submitted to Crime Stoppers is completely anonymous. Calls are routed to a third-party national call center that receives your information, completes a tips information form, and then passes the information to the appropriate law enforcement agency. Caller ID tracking is not utilized by Crime Stoppers and conversations are not recorded.