Gainesville Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a University of Florida student who was last seen Thursday.
Christian Aguilar, 18, has not been seen since he was involved in an apparent dispute about a girlfriend. His afther told NBC 6 South Florida that he was beaten by another student before his disappearance.
A person of interest who last saw the 18-year-old is being questioned.
The missing man's father, Carlos Aguilar, drove to Gainesville from Miami with his family to assist in the search. He said he will not return to South Florida until he finds his son.
Other family members plan to return Sunday.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 352-393-7604.