McDowell County Sheriff's Office seeking man

Feb. 9—WELCH — The McDowell County Sheriffs Office is asking the public to help locate a subject.

Deputies with the sheriff's office were in the North Welch area conducting an investigation.

"We are attempting to locate a Hispanic male that's carrying a book bag," according to a post from the sheriff's office. "The male subject may not be able to speak English or his English may be very broken. We ask that if you see this subject that you call 911 , do not approach him. This subject should be considered armed and dangerous."

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