NOPD searching for man who went missing after concert

NOPD searching for man who went missing after concert
John Blake Source: NOPD

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a man who went missing after a concert.

On February 24 between 9 and 10 p.m., John Blake, 48, was last seen inside the Smoothie King Center at a Dead & Company concert.

Blake was seen leaving his concert seat alone. He did not turn up after a search of Smoothie King Center aid stations, according to the report.

Blake never returned to his vehicle, which was parked in the 1000 block of Loyola Avenue.

Blake has no known mental health problems. But according to a friend, Blake had been drinking heavily and was intoxicated, according to the report.

Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Blake is asked to contact the New Orleans Police Department Eighth District station at (504) 658-6080 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-821-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-7867.

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