Florida money manager Art Nadel, who works for Sarasota-based Valhalla Management is missing, CNBC has learned.
Nadel's wife, Peg, confirmed he is missing but would not say for how long. She called it a "sad situation" and said she is cooperating with the police who were in her home at the time CNBC spoke with her.
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Separately, the Sarasota police confirm to CNBC they are in the early stages of a large-scale probe of a theft of invested assets. The police would not say if Mr. Nadel is a suspect in the theft or provide any other details about their investigation.