Family believes missing relative was abducted

JENKINS COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - The Jenkins County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 75-year-old man who has been missing since Thursday.

Louis C. Burroughs was last seen between 6 and 7 a.m. Thursday, according to the sheriff's office.

Burroughs is described as 5-foot-9, about 165 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He is also known as L.C.

The family of Burroughs now suspects he was abducted by someone related to his business.

"We want him to come home, so if anyone has any information, please contact us," pleaded Burrough's niece, Kimberly Barker. "Somebody knows something. Please, somebody, help us find out uncle."

Anyone with information about Burroughs can contact Jenkins County Sheriff's Office at 478.982.4211 or 478.982.1570.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has now taken over the case.

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