Silver Alert canceled for 81-year-old Lee County man with Alzheimer's
Posted August 24
Updated August 25
Sanford, N.C. — Update: Billy Van Stanley was found safe Thursday evening.
A Silver Alert was issued Wednesday evening for a Lee County man with Alzheimer’s disease.
Billy Van Stanley, 81, was last seen Wednesday afternoon at 5634 Quail Ridge Drive.
Stanley is described as being 5 feet, 10 inches tall with short gray hair and brown eyes.
He was wearing a white golf shirt, gray shorts, black tennis shoes, white socks, a gold wedding band and a gold.
Authorities believe he may have been heading north on U.S. Highway 1 in an attempt to return home.
He may be driving a gray 2013 Hyundai GLS with license plate number BMN 3700.
Anybody with information is asked to call the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 919-775-5531.