Polk County searching for "at risk" missing man

Jul. 22, 2013 @ 05:01 PM

A man described as an "at risk" person is missing from Polk County and the sheriff's office is seeking help in locating him.

John Steven Buchanan, 62, was last seen Sunday at 10 a.m. at 479 Frank Wilson Lane in Columbus. Officers said he was driving a 2008 Ford truck with a North Carolina License Plate: TNM-5280.

He is 5 ft. 10 inches has blue eyes and  brown hair. He was traveling in an unknown direction.

The sheriff's department stated he is a moderate possible threat to life or property.

If there is information that can assist in helping safely locate Buchanan, call 911 or Det. Sgt. Robert Sieber with the Polk County Sheriff's Office, 828-894-3001