Update: Endangered missing man found
Published 10:45 am Friday, August 18, 2023
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Michael David Mann has been found. The Sheriff’s Department would like to thank everyone for the calls and messages regarding Mr. Mann.
The Carter County Sheriff’s Office seeks public assistance in locating a potentially endangered missing man.
Michael David Mann was reported missing on Thursday, August 17, according to a statement from the Carter County Sheriff’s Office. Mann, last seen in the Biltmore area of Carter County at around 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 15, is the subject of an ongoing missing persons investigation.
Mann, 36, requires vital medication for a medical condition. His abrupt departure from his residence without this medication raises concerns of a possible medical emergency. Due to his medical history, Mann is categorized as a Missing/Endangered individual.
Described as 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighing approximately 160 pounds, Mann has brown hair and hazel eyes. During his last sighting, he wore gray sweatpants, a short-sleeved blue striped shirt concealed by a long-sleeved green plaid shirt, and carried a black duffle bag.
Authorities urge anyone with information about Mann’s whereabouts to promptly contact the Carter County Sheriff’s Office at 423-542-1845 or reach Investigator Larry Vaughn at 423-542-2350.