UPDATE: The Rexburg Police Department has issued an update on the missing Rexburg man saying that Rex Price has been found safe by his family.
The following is a story written and reported by Nate Sunderland of East Idaho News.
REXBURG — Authorities are searching for a missing man who was last seen late Saturday in the area of North 3rd East in Rexburg.
Rex Price, 35, left his residence on foot, and hasn’t been seen since.
Price is approximately 6’1″, weighs 200 lbs, with brown hair and he wears glasses. He is possibly wearing a dark coat, a beanie, and carrying a backpack. He has a history of mental health problems and may not communicate or acknowledge others, Rexburg Police Department Sgt. Eric Wheeler told EastIdahoNews.com.
Wheeler says Price is not a danger to himself or others, but they are concerned about his exposure to freezing weather.
Anyone with information about Price is asked to immediately call the police department at (208) 359-3000.