Police: Missing OU Student May Have Taken Own Life

Mar 28, 2014

Athens police say they have reason to believe a missing Ohio University student may have committed suicide in the Hocking River.

Police say 21-year-old Sam Wiater may have indicated to his mother and girlfriend he planned to end his life. He's been missing more than two weeks. Police say they found Wiater's vehicle near the river but have been unable to locate the body.