http://www.fayobserver.com/article?id=273562 Fayetteville police are asking for help in locating Melinda Jones, who has been missing since Sept.21. Jones, 48, was last seen at the Gilmore Recreation Center on Purdue Drive, police said. She did not return home after visiting the recreation center. Jones is 6 feet 2 inches tall, 330 pounds with long black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing gray sweat pants and a black sweatshirt. Police said Jones suffers from mental illness. She is known to frequent the Murchison Road area. Anyone with information about Jones is asked to call 911 or Detective P. Brewington at 433-1856.