The Body Of Missing Talk Show Host Found

Dec 4, 2018

The body of radio host Ray Taliaferro has been found in Paducah.
Credit The Meccury News

The body of a longtime San Francisco Bay Area radio talk show host who went missing in Paducah was found on Sunday. Paducah Police said in a release Monday morning two teenagers found the body of 79-year-old Ray Taliaferro in a wooded area off of South 25th Street and Brooks Stadium Drive. According to his family’s GoFundMe page, Taliaferro was last seen on November 10 near Mellow Mushroom Pizza and may have been experiencing disorientation or dementia. Police say an autopsy is pending and an investigation is continuing. Taliaferro is credited as the first black talk-show host at a major market radio station and was a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.