ST. PAUL (WCCO) — The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is involved in the search for a missing Twin Cities man whose disappearance has already drawn a big reaction online.
Forty-seven-year-old Todd Tweedy, described as a social media consultant, left an ominous message on his own Facebook page on Tuesday night.READ MORE: Minneapolis Police Investigating Saturday Afternoon Shooting In South Minneapolis
He wrote about his depression and said goodbye. Since then, he’s had nearly 200 supportive messages, mostly from strangers.READ MORE: Woman Injured In South Minneapolis Shooting, Police Say
His family hopes this social media response on Facebook and Twitter will help lead to his safe return. They have even set up a hashtag to assist in the efforts: #FindTodd.
The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension described Tweedy as 6 feet, 3 inches tall with brown hair and brown eyes. The BCA said Tweedy may be driving a red Volkswagen Passat with the license place 545 BLM.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: Saturday To Hit 87 Degrees In Metro, Temperatures Back Up To 90+ On Sunday
Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact St. Paul Police at 651-266-5612.