UPDATE: Authorities say Benjamin Packer has been located.


RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing person.

Authorities say 47-year-old Benjamin Packer was last seen on the 4700 block of Sanctuary Dr. Friday morning.

Investigators say he’s Autistic and suffers from depression. It’s believed he was possibly headed to the Augusta Mall.

If you have any information, contact authorities.