Missing Missouri Man Could be in the Smokies

Family says a missing army veteran could be in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. 26-year-old Caleb Rios has been missing over a week out of St. Charles County Missouri.

Police say he has expressed suicidal thoughts and is in possession of a handgun. Caleb’s father says the Smokies have always been a place of interest for him.

Caleb is described as 6’3″, 250 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He drives a gray 2008 Saturn VUE with a Texas license plate MCK-1368.

If you have any information on him you’re asked to call 911 or (636) 949-7900.

If you or anyone you know needs help, you can reach out to the free crisis text hotline at 741-741. You can also call suicide hotline at 1-800-273-8255 24/7.

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