Deputies: Missing Man From Fayette County Found Safe

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE 5/9/13 @ 2:50 p.m.
FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A family in Fayette County will sleep a little better after their loved one was found safe.

Brian Adkins left his home in Pax on Tuesday evening and his family couldn't reach him.

They became worried because he hadn't taken his medication and deputies say he becomes confused and disoriented when that happens.

Adkins was found Thursday afternoon in Wyoming County.

Deputies say he's in good health.

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A man missing from Fayette County possibly is in danger after not taking his prescription medication, according to information from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department.

Brian Keith Adkins, 30, of the Pax area, left his home about 5 p.m. Tuesday. He was last seen walking up railroad tracks toward Mount Hope. Adkins was dressed in black clothing at the time.

Adkins is about 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 220 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes and a tattoo on one of his arms.

Deputies say Adkins may be confused and disoriented.

No foul play is suspected in the disappearance.

Anyone with information about Adkins’ whereabouts is asked to call the Fayette County 911 Center at 304-574-1610 or by visiting the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department’s Facebook page.

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