TAMPA, Fla. — The family of millionaire Don Lewis who was reported missing in 1997 and declared dead in 2002 is holding a press conference today with their attorney and a private investigator.
The family is expected to talk more about their investigation into the mystery.
What You Need To Know
- Family of Don Lewis to hold news conference Monday
- Lewis’ disappearance featured in Netflix documentary Tiger King
- Previous story on this case
Lewis’s disappearance was featured in the Netflix hit documentary Tiger King released earlier this year.
Lewis was the owner of Tampa Wildlife on Easy Street, now known as Big Cat Rescue.
Over the weekend, family of Lewis launched a billboard campaign across Tampa asking anyone for information to come forward.
The billboards are being funded by a GoFundMe page that has raised $100,000 in an effort to uncover what happened to Lewis.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office breathed new life in to the open investigation after Tiger King’s release, assigning a new supervisor to oversee the case and asking for any tips.
To date, the sheriff’s office has not said if it has received any credible leads.