FOUND SAFE: Waco police locate missing 52-year-old man

Posted at 10:46 AM, Mar 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-30 10:45:18-04


Waco police have found 52-year-old, Paul Russell Brown, who had been missing since March 16.

"Paul has been found, he is safe and back home with family," said the Waco Police Department in a statement.


WACO, Texas — Police are asking for help in locating a 52-year-old Waco man.

Paul Russell Brown was last seen on Feb. 23 while walking away from his apartment, according to the Waco Police Department.

“Paul is diagnosed with severe schizophrenia and his loved ones believe he has not been taking his medication,” Waco police said in a news release. “He left his phone and personal items behind. Paul was known for leaving and going on long walks, but he has never disappeared for weeks before.”

He’s 5'11" and weighs 170 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes, police said.

Anyone with information should call 9-1-1 or (254) 750-7500.