Silver Alert for Sampson County man canceled
Posted May 23, 2013
Garland, N.C. — The Sampson County Sheriff's Office canceled its search Thursday for a missing 70-year-old man who is believed to be cognitively impaired.
The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for William Earl Powell, who was last seen walking his dog in Garland, around 4:30 p.m. It was canceled less than six hours later.
It wasn't clear how Powell was found.