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Raleigh police: Missing 68-year-old man found safe

Posted December 9, 2014

John Churchill Gorham

— UPDATE: Police said John Churchill Gorham was found safe in Wilson County on Tuesday. 

Raleigh police were searching early Tuesday for a 68-year-old man who is believed to be cognitively impaired.

The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for John Churchill Gorham at about midnight after went missing from the 7300 block of Phellos Court.

Gorham stands about 6 feet 1 inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds. He has short white hair and blue eyes.

Authorities said Gorham could be traveling toward the Raleigh-Durham International Airport in a white 2006 Ford Explorer with North Carolina license tag NTJ-5377.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call 919-996-3335 or 911.


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