Dr. John Forsyth Obituary, Death – A popular ER doctor who disappeared after his shift at a Missouri hospital and was found shot to death in Arkansas a week later was expecting a baby with his nurse fiancée. Dr. John Forsyth’s fiancée is eight months pregnant with their first child, according to FOX News Digital’s unidentified source. Mercy Hospital in Cassville, Missouri, employed the couple.
49-year-old Forsyth has eight children from two prior relationships. The publication says he divorced his seven-child mother in May. After his son died, Robert Forsyth confirmed the pregnancy to the media. Doctor Who Vanished Before ER Shift Died from Apparent Gunshot Wound “I have never cried and prayed so much,” Robert stated. “It’s wrenching.”
“They were planning their wedding,” Robert said.
Dr. Gone Before ER Shift, Told Fiancée He’d See Her ‘Later’ on Morning, Disappeared On May 30, a kayaker found Forsyth’s gunshot-wounded body in a northwest Arkansas lake, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office. Police reported him missing May 21 after he missed work. A nearby aquatic park found his automobile abandoned. Richard Forsyth, his brother, told KYTV-TV, “He’s never missed a day of work.”
According to the Associated Press, Forsyth’s car, wallet, two phones, and laptop were found 30 miles from his death in a lake. Want crime updates? PEOPLE’s weekly True Crime newsletter covers crime headlines, trials, and interesting unsolved cases. Richard said Forsyth, who designed a cryptocurrency with him, was kidnapped and returned in 2022. It was frigid. Richard said he was zip-tied. He was threatened on a car journey to a bridge. After his brother died, Richard discovered the kidnapping. Richard later learnt the incident was tied to bitcoin.