Update: On June 15, 2018, Howell was found safe and Reaves was arrested.
From the Pennsylvania State Police, Lykens Station:
On June 14, 2018, at approximately 12:03 am, PSP Lykens was dispatched to the Red Rose Motel for the report of a kidnapping. It was reported that Reginald Reaves knocked on the door of the hotel that Jean Howell, W/F/49, was staying at with her husband. Upon the door being answered, Reaves displayed a butcher knife and made threats towards Howell. Reaves then grabbed Howell and dragged her out of the room. Reaves forced Howell into a dark colored SUV and fled in an unknown direction.
Howell is described as 5’04” tall and 145 pounds. She has brown shoulder-length hair, blue eyes and was last seen wearing a teal tank top, blue jeans and pink flip flops.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Reginald Reaves or Jean Howell, please contact police immediately at 717-362-8700. Tips can also be made through the Crime Watch portal. Dauphin County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case!