Update Aug. 11, 9:51 a.m.
Police continue to seek information about the whereabouts of James Taylor.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Columbus Police Department at 662-244-3500.
Original article below
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police are asking for help in locating a missing man.
James Taylor, 39, of Columbus, was last seen on Tuesday, July 14, between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.
He lives on Plymouth Road.
He was last seen driving a silver Ford Fiesta with tag number LTE 7723.
According to the Columbus Police Department, a family member spoke with him early Wednesday morning.
A family friend reported seeing him at approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday morning but did not say where he was seen.
He is a white male. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and jeans. He weighs 175 pounds and has brown hair and eyes.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Columbus Police Department or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-530-7151.
“We are asking for the public to help us locate Mr. Taylor,” Columbus Police Chief Fred Shelton said. “He has many friends, and we ask anyone who has seen or communicated with him in any way to call us. The call can be anonymous. Mr. Taylor is not in trouble, and we want to bring him home. Call us 24-hours-a-day at Crime Stoppers 800-530-7151. Even better, download the P3 Tips App to your phone and submit it to us that way. We want to find him.”