APD says missing 21-year-old last seen on Rainey Street found safe


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police say a 21-year-old man last seen around 1:37 a.m. Sunday on Rainey Street was found safe Tuesday morning.

According to Austin Police Department, family and friends of Christian Pugh had not heard from him since Sunday morning and due to certain circumstances, police believed Pugh could have been in danger.

The APD Cold Case Unit worked in coordination with Travis County Search & Rescue and Texas Parks and Wildlife to locate Pugh. Police say Pugh was taken to the hospital to be treated for unspecified injuries.

KXAN spoke with Christian’s father, Christopher Pugh, Monday evening about the search:

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