UPDATE: Morristown police say Nicholas Baucom has been found safe.
MORRISTOWN, Tenn. (WJHL) — Morristown police are asking for the public’s help with locating a 36-year-old Marine veteran and entrepreneur who hasn’t been seen since Saturday.
Nicholas Edmond Baucom was staying at the Motel 6 on East Andrew Johnson Highway on Saturday as he was traveling between Memphis and Virginia, according to the Morristown Police Department.
The department says Baucom was supposed to meet with business acquaintances that afternoon but did not. Family members and business associated have been unable to contact him.
According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the former Marine sergeant served in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom and started Two Marines Moving after returning home. The company has been featured by many national news outlets, including CNBC and the Washington Post.
Police say Baucom was driving a dark-colored Jeep Wrangler with a hard top, snorkel kit, and Virginia license plate. They described him a being 5’11” tall, weighing 170 pounds, and having brown hair and blue eyes.
Anyone with information on Baucom’s whereabouts is asked to call Morristown police through the dispatch center at 423-585-2701.