Actor Drake Bell, of ‘Drake & Josh’ fame, found safe after reported missing in Florida

Drake Bell, 36 (Daytona Beach Police Department)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Police were looking for 36-year-old actor Drake Bell after he went missing in central Florida Wednesday night.

Daytona Beach police, identifying Bell by his legal name, Jared Bell, said the star of Nickelodeon’s “Drake & Josh” TV show had last seen at around 9 p.m., traveling in a 2022 gray BMW near a high school in the city.

Police said he was considered “endangered.”

Officials said just before 1:30 p.m. that the actor had been found safe and was in contact with police.

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