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Family Searching for Missing Man in Milwaukee

Nick Wilcox, 24, disappeared early New Year's Day in downtown MIlwaukee while out with his girlfriend.

Family and friends are searching for a 24-year-old man who disappeared while out with his girlfriend ringing in the New Year in downtown Milwaukee.

Nick Wilcox was last seen between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m. Tuesday outside the Irish Rec Room on Old World Third Street in downtown Milwaukee. Wilcox is 6-feet 2-inches tall and about 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark grey shirt, dark jeans and black shoes. If anyone has information about his whereabouts, they are asked to call the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-935-7403.

Wilcox’s girlfriend told Fox 6 Wilcox was seen by a bouncer leaving the bar with a man in a red shirt. Family and friends have been searching along the nearby river for Wilcox.

kiii January 06, 2013 at 05:18 AM
I just dont understand how a girlfriend just leaves her bf get kicked out of the bar and not check to see if hes okay until 4am. That speaks volumes on how she really cared about him, especially his friends. My prays to his family. I really hope they find him safe and sound.
marie21 January 09, 2013 at 09:16 PM
Kiii, there are certain things that can happen within a night of drinking, clearly she didn't know this would happen so don't sit here and put blame on her. How dare you. Do you not think she feels terrible already?! People like you really piss me off to even question how much she cares about him.
Katie40O January 13, 2013 at 07:56 PM
Kiki, I agree. I cannot even fathom what would possess someone to let their partner/friend be kicked out of a bar and not go with them!
Ben January 13, 2013 at 08:56 PM
Katie and Kii, this is not a time to pass judgement! Very easy and ignorant thing to say. You two must be perfect in all aspects of life. I'm sure the victims girlfriend is struggling every second of every day, although she did NOTHING wrong. I hope that something is solved and the true story comes out. This happens too often and needs to end!
john segundus March 09, 2013 at 02:38 PM
Katie isn't passing judgement--i agree with what she says. but you are correct as well, Ben (and hypocritical as well, considering that you passed judgement on katie and kii, calling them ignorant and belittling their words). God Bless this missing man and his family. :(

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