UWM Report
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: John Schumacher; schuma63@uwm.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PUBLIC’S HELP SOUGHT TO LOCATE MISSING UWM STUDENT
UW-Milwaukee police and Milwaukee police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing student.
Sean Baek, a freshman at UWM, was last seen leaving through the main entrance of Cambridge Commons residence hall, 2323 N. Cambridge Ave., at 1:25 a.m. today and has not been heard from since.
Baek was wearing a Milwaukee Bucks cap, a maroon, white and dark colored shirt, and white shoes. He is 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has Type 1 diabetes and is insulin dependent, and he will be in need of that medication soon.
UWM and Milwaukee police have been searching the neighborhood and along the nearby Milwaukee River.
Foul play is not suspected.
Anyone who has any information is asked to contact UWM police at 414-229-4627 or Milwaukee police at 414-935-7211.
Further information will be provided as it becomes available.
NOTE: Sean’s last name is pronounced “bake.”
Downloadable images included in this statement can be found here.

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