Missing Hoke man found after 10 days

May 10, 2019

A missing Raeford man has been found, his wife confirmed to WRAL News on Friday.

Video showed Brian Festi leaving his job as a skydiving instructor at Skydive Paraclete XP on April 30. He had not been seen since.

Festi’s wife, Amanda Festi, told WRAL News on Friday that he was found after 10 days.

Before Brian Festi was found, his wife said that skydiving was “his heart and soul.”

The Hoke County Sheriff’s Office said detectives did not suspect foul play.