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Silver Alert issued for 42-year-old Durham man

Posted January 8, 2014

Silver Alert

Durham police were searching Wednesday afternoon for a 42-year-old man who is believed to be cognitively impaired. 

The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for James Allen Nichols at 1 p.m. after he went missing from a home in the 400 block of Liberty Street. 

Nichols is black, stands 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds. He has brown eyes and black hair, police said. He is also balding. A picture of Nichols was not released.

Nichols was last seen wearing dark jeans, tennis shoes and a brown leather jacket. Authorities did not release information about where he may be headed. 

Anyone with information on Nichols' whereabouts should call the Durham Police Department at 919-560-4434.


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