Missing rabbi last seen at hotel in Galleria area found safe

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A well-known Houston rabbi reported missing was found safe after an hours-long search on Monday.

Rabbi Ranon Teller, 55, was missing for more than 24 hours.

According to a Facebook post published by the Jewish Herald-Voice, Teller was last seen at the Embassy Suites in the Galleria area.

Volunteers formed a search with the help of the Bellaire Police Department and Texas EquuSearch on Monday and met at Congregation Brith Shalom on Bellaire Boulevard.

It was coordinated by Hatzalah of Houston, a nonprofit that offers emergency medical services, with the help of authorities.

Teller's condition wasn't immediately released.

This is a developing story. This article will be updated as more information becomes available.
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