Abilene
59° F
Clear
Clear
Brownwood
64° F
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
San Angelo
67° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

Freshman Texas A&M Football player missing since Monday has been found

By Kelly Killian, Kelly Killian, kkillian@ktxs.com
Published On: Nov 15 2012 07:29:37 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 15 2012 07:30:34 AM CST
Thomas Johnson

Courtesy Texas A&M Aggie Athletics 

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -

WFAA is reporting that freshman Aggie football player Thomas Johnson was found Thursday morning after being missing since Monday. He is said to be okay.

According to the Texas A&M University Police, Thomas Johnson had been missing since about 5 p.m. Monday evening.

Lieutenant Allan Baron with the University Police released an official statement asking for assistance in finding the student.

Johnson has appeared in 10 games this season, and has 30 catches for 339 yards and a touchdown. He plays wide receiver. 

He graduated from Skyline High School in the Dallas area.

Texas A&M Football Coach Kevin Sumlin released the following statement after Johnson went missing: "All of us are obviously very concerned about the safety and well-being of Thomas Johnson, who has been missing since Monday evening. Authorities are working closely with his family, friends and law enforcement agencies to help locate him. Thomas is a tremendous student-athlete, greatly admired by his fellow teammates and all of us on the coaching staff. If anyone has any current information about him or knows of his whereabouts, please contact his family or law enforcement authorities immediately. We pray for his quick and safe return."