CLEVELAND -- Friends and family members ralliedon June 23 hoping to keep Michael Hodge fresh in people's minds although he's been missing for 9 years.

The escape of Amanda Barry, Gina Dejesus, and Michelle Knight have given new hope to family members of missing people.

Hodge went missing on March 6, 2004. He was last seen in the area of West 172nd Street and Puritas Avenue.

Anyone with information about his disappearance is asked to contact the Cleveland Police Department.