Richard O. Jenkins, 35, of Campbell allegedly held two men at gunpoint Thursday morning at Dog's Bluff.

Authorities are still searching for a Campbell man who allegedly impersonated a state trooper and held two victims at gunpoint early last Thursday morning at the Piney River public access at Dog’s Bluff.

Texas County Sheriff Carl Watson said Wednesday that there have been no signs of Richard O. Jenkins, 35, who is driving a black 2008 Dodge Avenger from a rental company. The vehicle was due to be returned Monday.

Jenkins reportedly approached two men around 2:30 a.m. Thursday and held them at gunpoint with a small handgun, claiming he was trooper. Two hours passed before the men, after asking for Jenkins’ badge number, left.

Watson said Jenkins, who faces multiple felony charges, followed the men to a residence and remained for about 5 minutes. One of the victim’s wives later identified Jenkins from a photo lineup. He was last seen heading north toward Fort Leonard Wood.

Watson said Jenkins had the men empty their pockets at one point, but did not steal anything or abuse them.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Missouri State Highway Patrol at 417-469-3121.

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