Search underway for missing person in Talladega County


[lin_video src=×9&auto_next=1&auto_start=0&div_id=videoplayer-1368057824&height=480&page_count=5&pf_id=9624&show_title=1&va_id=4049586&width=640&windows=2 service=syndicaster width=640 height=480 div_id=videoplayer-1368057824 type=script]TALLADEGA, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: The search for Nicholas Bower is ongoing, and Talladega County Sheriff Jimmy Kilgore says there is no indication that foul play is involved.

ORIGINAL: Police in Talladega County are searching for a man who was last seen near the Talladega Superspeedway.

Nicholas Bower, a 27-year-old from Villa Rica, Georgia, was last seen in the South Park area of the race track.

Bower is 6 feet 4 inches tall, and he weighs 185 pounds.

He was camping with friends during race weekend.

According to a release from the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office, the last known contact with Bower came on Saturday, May 4, around 11:00 p.m.

He was sitting in a lawn chair near his camping site.

Bower was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt with “FASTENAL” on the front. FASTENAL is the name of Bower’s employer in Atlanta, Georgia.

He was also seen wearing a black hat with “FASTENAL” on it as well.

Anyone with information pertaining to the whereabouts of Bower are asked to contact the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office at (256) 362-6117.

Copyright 2013 WIAT-TV CBS 42

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