COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The NC Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing and endangered man.
According to the NCDPS website, Donald Wilbur Dean, 84, is believed to have dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
Dean is described as a white man, around 6′ tall, 185 lbs., with gray, medium length hair and blue eyes. Officials say he is possibly wearing blue jeans, a t-shirt and a black leather jacket.
He was last seen at 485 Lester Watts Road in Tabor City and may be traveling east.
Officials are looking for a 2002 silver Chevrolet Silverado with a Florida license plate: Y99-CFI.
Anyone with information about Dean should call the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office at (910) 640-1428.