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Wake County man, 76, found dead in vehicle after being reported missing

Posted December 29, 2016

Charles Elmer Perry

— A Wake County man who was reported missing Wednesday was found dead in his vehicle, authorities said.

Charles Elmer Perry, 76, went missing from 3500 Wood Duke Lane in Wake Forest. The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for Perry.

The Silver Alert was canceled later in the day after family members said he was found.

Police said Perry was found in the 3100 block of Pine Knoll Drive, and there were no apparent signs of foul play, though the cause of his death was not released.


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