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Snowden patient sought
A man described as mentally unstable escaped from Snowden Behavioral Health Center this morning, according to an alert from police at the University of Mary Washington, which is across U.S. from the Snowden facility.
The individual is described as a white male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, with multiple tattoos and wearing a white shirt and dark shorts.
UMW police warn anyone who sees him not to approach him and to contact the UMW Police at 540/654-1025.