UNC Police are currently searching for a individual in the vicinity of Brauer Hall off western Manning Drive. The individual, who is not thought to be armed or considered an immediate safety threat, walked off from the Butner Mental Health Hospital officials who were escorting him to a medical appointment shortly before 3 p.m. Wednesday, October 25.
The individual is a 26-year old white male, 5-7 in height, with a thin build and short-cropped brown hair. He was wearing a grey, long-sleeve sweatshirt, white sneakers, and baggy jeans.
Please refer to alertcarolina.unc.edu for updates. Anyone seeing this person or with information on his whereabouts should contact UNC Police by calling 9-1-1. For a list of safety tips, see the following link: