Ben Jacobs, Connected to 20 Year Old Missing Persons Case, Now Missing

Ben Roberts, Lorain resident and friend of Jared Ericson, who has been missing for more than two decades following the incident surrounding the Videodisk Ensemble launch, has now gone missing himself. Jacobs was the best friend of Ericson and was the last known person to see him before his disappearance.

Roberts, 38, has spent much of the past few decades living a private life, had recently announced that he would be releasing his debut novel, a fantasy novel titled The Realms of Remembrance, in the coming months. A summary of the plot seems to suggest that it is about someone who goes missing into an alternate dimension. A sample of the novel can be found here.

More information will be published as it becomes available.