Police searching for missing Roanoke Rapids man

ROANOKE RAPIDS, N.C. (WITN) – Police in one Eastern Carolina city are searching for a missing man who has mental health and addiction issues.

Roanoke Rapids police say John Donnelly was last week around 7:30 a.m. Friday. The 31-year-old man was reported missing on Tuesday.

Police say the man is not violent and hasn’t expressed any suicidal tendencies.

Donnelly is 6′, weighs 180 pounds with blue eyes and short blond hair. He has a “Superman” symbol tattoo on his upper left chest and a tattoo of a circle with a dragon in the middle on his upper left arm.

Police say he left without transportation or telephone and has no active social media presence. He has lived in the area since August and has family in New Jersey and Florida.

Anyone with information on Donnelly should call Halifax County Crime Stoppers at 252-583-4444.