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Brainerd man missing: Brainerd police ask for public's help

Theodore Erickson

The Brainerd Police Department asked for the public's assistance in locating Theodore Erickson, 44, of Brainerd, last seen Nov. 2.

Erickson has not had contact with friends or family since, it was reported in a Minnesota Crime Alert release by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Erickson has health concerns and does not have any of his medications. Authorities are concerned for his welfare.

Erickson is described as 6 feet tall, 240 pounds with reddish-brown graying hair and hazel/blue eyes. He walks with a limp and has a scar on his throat from a tracheotomy. Authorities are asking people to check their properties in case Erickson might have sought shelter.

Anyone who may have seen the Brainerd man or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact the Brainerd Police Department at 218-829-2805 or 911.