UPDATE Sept. 24, 10:55 a.m.:

Officials confirmed Schooler was located safely on Thursday.

ORIGINAL STORY Sept. 22, 8:49 a.m.:

GRETNA, Va. — Lucas "Luke" Schooler was last seen Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, between 12:45 p.m. and 1 p.m. near Carpets by Worley in the Motley community of Pittsylvania County.

A neighbor's security camera caught him exhibiting strange behavior, like walking up the driveway backwards.

A witness saw Schooler walking along U.S. Highway 29, headed south and wearing only shoes.

When the witness approached him, Schooler ran into the woods. His shoes and belt were found behind Carpets by Worley.

If anyone has information regarding Schooler's whereabouts or sees him, contact Sgt. Adam Reynolds or Investigator M.A. Jones with the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office at 434-432-7800.

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