Missing Fremont family spotted in UP.

October 21, 2022

Image taken from surveillance video at the gas station.


“At approximately 11 a.m. this morning (Sunday, Oct. 23), contact was made with all members of the Cirigliano family in Steven’s Point, Wisconsin,” states a press release from Fremont Police Chief Timothy Rodwell. “All members were interviewed and determined to be safe. They are still of the opinion that people are after them, but the elements of the investigation do not meet the criteria for protective custody. The family  member that was requiring full-time care is being cared for by other family members. 

“This investigation will be closed, and we wish to thank all of those individuals who assisted in the investigation by calling in tips and sharing the information to help locate this family.”

Missing Fremont family spotted in UP.

FREMONT — The Fremont family that has been missing since Sunday, Oct. 16, was spotted at a gas station in the Upper Peninsula, said Fremont Police Chief Timothy Rodwell Friday, Oct. 21.

“The Fremont Police Department has corroborated a sighting of the Cirigliano family in Gulliver, Michigan Monday, Oct. 17, 2022 between 10:40 and 10:55 (a.m.),” said Chief Rodwell. “Authorities in the eastern and southern section of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula  have been notified and are aware of the sighting.  

“Surveillance video from the BP Gas Station in Gulliver, Michigan shows Anthony, Suzette, Brandon and Noah in the station purchasing fuel and food. Fremont police have verified the video to be accurate.”

Detectives with the Michigan State Police, Hart post, are assisting the Fremont Police Department and are asking for citizens’ assistance in locating the missing family, which includes the 51-year-old father and mother and their two teenage sons, both of whom have autism, police said.

“On Sunday, Tony was exhibiting paranoid behaviors. Since that time, their cell phones have been turned off; they left family pets;

The family’s minivan shown in the surveillance video.

and a family member who requires full-time care was left unattended,” states a press release.

Anthony “Tony” John Cirigliano is 5’6” tall and weighs 180 pounds. He has brown hair and no facial hair. Suzette Lee Cirigliano is 5’9” and weighs 120 pounds. She has blonde hair and wears glasses.

Brandon Michael Cirigliano, 19, is 5’8” and weighs 120 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes. Noah Alexander Cirigliano, 15, is 5’6” and weighs 120 pounds. He also has brown hair and brown eyes.

The family is driving a silver 2005 Toyota Sienna with a Michigan plate number of DJL1982. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fremont Police Department at 231-924-2400 or call 911. 

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