Temple was being escorted by a private transport service from Tennessee to Florida when he complained about chest pains Wednesday. He was admitted to FMC Wednesday and authorities in Kissimmee, Fla., were notified of his status.
At some point early Thursday afternoon around 1:30, someone allowed Temple out of his room for a smoke break and that was the last time Temple was seen.
Temple is a white male, 52 years old, 5 foot 3 inches tall, and weights 130 lbs. He was last seen wearing jeans, black shoes, and white, green and tan plaid shirt. He has a heart tattoo on his left arm and cross tattoo on his right hand
Temple was last seen around 1:30 p.m. in the Second Avenue, Turner McCall Boulevard and Shorter Avenue area outside the Floyd Medical Center.
The city police lookout indicates Temple has multiple warrants throughout several states, including a grand theft auto charge out of Florida, according to Rome Police Lt. Paul Greene. Anyone seeing Temple is urged NOT to approach him, but to contact 911 immediately.