TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — A missing Towson University football player has been found safe in Georgia.

Benedict “Chiz” Umunakwe was last seen on March 15 in Towson.

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Towson University’s Office of Public Safety tweeted he was found safe Tuesday morning.

Umunakwe’s dark blue Hyundai Sonata was seen early last week in North Carolina.

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Coach Rob Ambrose tweeted Chiz was currently with members of his family.

“A huge thank you to everyone who helped in finding him,” Ambrose said.

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CBS Baltimore Staff