MISSING: Police continue to search for missing 61-year-old man in Union County

The Union County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing person.

Nathaniel Townsend, 61, has been missing since October 15. He was last seen by his wife near the Chick-Fil-A in Indian Trail. Deputies said he could be in the Monroe or Indian Trail area. Since missing, he has not been taking his medications. 

Townsend is described as a black male, 6'0" tall, and 200 pounds. He has gray hair and a gray mustache. He was last seen wearing a navy jacket, black workout pants with a gray stripe, and black tennis shoes. 

If you have information as to Townsend's location, please call 911 or the UCSO at (704) 283-3789.