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Reward offered in Benson missing person case

Posted December 3, 2016 5:06 p.m. EST
Updated December 10, 2016 11:48 p.m. EST

— Investigators with the State Bureau of Investigations and the Benson Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating 22-year-old Christopher Cole Thomas, who was reported missing Friday, Nov. 25.

A $10,000 reward is now offered for information regarding the case.

Thomas is around 6 feet 1 inches tall, weighs around 230 pounds and has light brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a red t-shirt and black jacket.

He was last seen around 3 a.m. near North Elm Street and East Morgan Street in Benson.

Anyone with information is asked to call Chief Kenneth Edwards or Captain Greg Percy, of the Benson Police Department, at 919-894-2091 or the SBI’s Raleigh office at 919-779-8188 and 800-334-3000 after business hours.