Family searches for missing blind man

CROSSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee family is searching for a blind man who disappeared more than a week ago.

Family member Miranda McIntire told WVLT-TV in Knoxville ( ) that Cumberland County resident John Richard vanished on Oct. 22.

McIntire says family member searched a creek near Brown's home, but found no sign of the man - no evidence or handprints - to show he had been there recently.

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department asks anyone with information about Brown's whereabouts to contact law enforcement.
This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.