Police search for missing UNH student
Published: Friday, September 20, 2013
Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013 02:09
UNH police are currently looking for a first-year student who has been missing since Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Jonathan Zygmont, 19, of Windham, N.H., was last seen at approximately 8:30 p.m. near Prescott Park in Portsmouth, N.H.
An email was sent to the student body Wednesday, Sept. 18, stating police do not suspect foul play in his disappearance but have reason to be concerned for his well being
Zygmont is described as a white male, 5 feet 11 inches and 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing black shoes, khaki pants and a brown sweatshirt with the word “Burton” on it in red lettering. He was also carrying a black North Face backpack.
UNH officials are working with law enforcement agencies from Portsmouth, Kittery, Durham, N.H. Marine Patrol and the U.S. Coast Guard.
“Based on the information we have we’re eager to find Jonathan and make sure he’s OK,” UNH Executive Director of Public Safety Paul Dean said in an email.