UPDATE: Former Panther, XFL Star 'He Hate Me' Found Safe


LANCASTER COUNTY, S.C.- Former Carolina Panthers player Rod Smart, who became famous in the XFL using the nickname "He Hate Me," who was reported missing from Lancaster County, has been found safe, officials said Tuesday evening.

According to the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office, Smart was reported missing earlier.

His family was extremely worried about his safety and well-being.

Officials said the 42-year-old, whose real first name is Torrold, was last seen June 12 around 10:30 a.m. in Indian Land.

He was reportedly driving his silver 2016 Nissan Maxima.

Investigators said most of the police report is blacked out to protect a sensitive situation for Smart and his family.

The report says Smart met with someone on Charlotte Highway, then slipped away after claiming to use the bathroom. Calls to his phone now go straight to voicemail.

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