Knightdale, N.C. — The Wake County Sheriff's Office was searching early Friday for a 21-year-old woman who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for Shannon Nicole Moore about 2:30 a.m.
Moore went missing from a home in the 1100 block of Robertson Street in Knightdale, and she was last seen in the 800 block of North Smithfield Road. It wasn't clear where she may be headed.
Authorities said Moore is white, stands about 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 145 pounds. She has shoulder-length brown hair and brown eyes. When she went missing, Moore was wearing blue jeans, a red T-shirt and flip flops.
Anyone with information on her whereabouts should call the Wake County Sheriff's Office at 919-856-5291.