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UPDATE: Police search for missing man now found safe

Photo: Nathan Alexander (Courtesy Southaven Police Department)

UPDATE: Southaven Police updated their information at 7:45 a.m. Friday morning to say that Alexander had been found safe.


Southaven Police are putting out a call for the public’s help in locating a missing man. Nathan Alexander was reported missing to the department and efforts are being made to find him.

Police don’t know the circumstances about his disappearance, however his phone was located in Olive Branch. Alexander is also wearing a purple cast and was supposedly in possession of his company vehicle.

If you have seen Nathan or the vehicle, you are asked to call the police department at 662-393-8652 or email


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