*UPDATE* Austin Police asking for public's help to find man who suffers from Prader-Willi Syndrome

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Austin police are now saying that Harrison was last seen at Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston...



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The Austin Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Robert Harrison. 

Robert is 38 years old, suffers from Prader–Willi Syndrome (PWS) and requires medication daily. 

He was last seen at the Austin Bergstrom International Airport at approximately 11:00 a.m.  APD is concerned for Robert’s welfare.

Harrison was last seen wearing a dark colored vest with the University of Texas emblem, blue jogging pants, a blue baseball cap with the University of Texas emblem & has a small carry-on bag with wheels.

Harrison is described as.

  • 38 years old
  • Approximately 5’4”, 200 lbs
  • Wears glasses
  • Brown hair, Hazel eyes

According to the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association website PWS is a, "complex genetic disorder of the 15th chromosome; the most common known genetic cause of life-threatening obesity in children."

If you recognize Harrison or know of his whereabouts please call 911 immediatly.