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Durham police worry about missing man

Posted August 10, 2009 3:24 p.m. EDT

— Durham police again asked for the public's help in finding John Henry Cheatham, 76.

Cheatham was the subject of a Silver Alert Saturday. He is believed to suffer from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

He is described as a black man, 5-foot-7 and 180 pounds. He has black and gray, short hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray T-shirt with “ARMY” on the front, khaki pants, a black baseball cap with “ARMY” on it and khaki athletic shoes.

Anyone with information about Cheatham should call the Durham Police Department at 919-560-4427 or 911.