Howard County Sheriff's Department and the family of Nick Taylor is asking the public's assistance in locating Nick Taylor, who was reported missing Friday, April 4, 2014 between the hours of 1:30 a.m. and 3 a.m.

Nick is 6'4" tall, 145 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. Nick may be wearing a teal colored hoodie, Batman T-shirt and a Cookie Monster beanie type hat. Nick's family and law enforcement are asking for the media's attention on Nick's case as it is imperative to locate Nick to ensure his safe return. Please understand time is of the essence and we need your help to get this information in the eyes of the public.

If anyone has any information leading to the location of Nick, you are asked to please contact the Howard County Sheriff's Department at (432) 264-2231 Ext. 107 or Private Investigator Marisa Rios at (512) 222-7724. Calls may also be made to Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-222-TIPS. Call may be anonymous and confidential.