Man found safe after leaving infectious disease center, police say

Luis Esteban Marquez, 23, is safe and unharmed

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Luis Marquez has been found safe, according to San Antonio police.

As of Saturday night, Marquez had returned to the Texas Center for Infectious Disease on his own, safe and unharmed.


The San Antonio Police Department is requesting the public’s help in locating a 23-year-old man who last seen on Friday.

According to police, Luis Esteban Marquez left the Texas Center for Infectious Disease at 9:00 p.m., Friday.

Marquez has a court order to be at the facility and was diagnosed with a severe medical condition that requires medical care, police say.

Marquez is described as being 6 feet and 1 inch tall, weighs 150 pounds, and has brown eyes and black hair.

Anyone with more information on Marquez’s whereabouts is urged to call the San Antonio Police Department’s Missing Person unit at 210-207-7660.

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Jakob Rodriguez is a digital journalist at KSAT 12. He's a graduate of Texas State University, where he served as the editor-in-chief of the student-run newspaper, The University Star.