Published: September 30, 2020
Punta Gorda Police are looking to check on the wellbeing of missing adult Thomas Paul Samsel, a 21 year old white male who left a residence unexpectedly on San Massimo Drive in Punta Gorda on the evening of September 24, 2020. Samsel was last seen wearing blue shorts, maroon t-shirt, socks, and sandals. Samsel is approximately 6′ 2″ tall with sandy brown hair and beard, blue eyes, and a slender build. It is believed that Samsel may be attempting to walk to New Jersey.
If you have any information on this case please contact the Punta Gorda Police Department at 941-639-4111 (reference case #20-02971). If you locate Samsel, please contact your local law enforcement agency.