luke atkinson

Luke Atkinson - Salem, Oregon

Luke Atkinson was last seen in his dorm room at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Corban University in Salem, Oregon. 

University officials said he had been sick with flu-like symptoms when he was last seen by his roommate.

Atkinson, who is a cross-country runner was scheduled to meet with his team Friday evening to discuss the Saturday morning meet, but he did not show up.

“We have an active search going on and off campus right now, and the Salem Police Dept. has a missing person’s report,” said Corban spokesperson Sheldon Traver. “ Any help would be greatly appreciated.”

Atkinson is described as 5-foot-8 and around 150 pounds with short brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information should call Salem Police Department non-emergency line at (503) 588-6123 or Mike Roth at Corban campus security at (503) 589-8152.