BRPD seeks help finding missing 21-year-old man

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- The Baton Rouge Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 21-year-old man that’s been missing since May 5.

James Poe Jr. has brown hair, blue eyes, weighs 240 pounds and 5 feet 7 inches tall.

James was released from a behavioral hospital the morning of May 5, and entered the ER that evening and later discharged.

James suffers from severe anxiety and has been diagnosed as paranoid schizophrenic.

His family and friends are concerned for his well being.

If you have any information on Mr. Poe’s whereabouts, you are asked to contact the Baton Rouge Police Department at 225-389-2000.

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