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Fayetteville police search for man, daughters

Posted April 25, 2011 5:39 p.m. EDT
Updated April 27, 2011 11:53 a.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are asking the public's help in locating a 34-year-old man and his two daughters.

Danny Ray Smith was last seen Saturday morning leaving his home with his daughters. They left on foot and did not take any of their personal belongings, police said.

Detectives believe Smith and the children might be in the Fayetteville or Roseboro areas.

Smith is described as white, 5-foot-9 and 240 pounds. He has short, brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue or teal T-shirt with a Carolina Panther emblem on the front.

Deanna Smith, is described as white, 11 years old with shoulder-length, blond, wavy hair and blue eyes. She is 4-foot-9 and 125 pounds. She was last seen wearing a pink and purple short-sleeved shirt with butterflies on it, blue jeans with rhinestones on the pockets and pink and black Adidas sneakers.

Olivia Smith, 7, is white with long, wavy, brown hair and brown eyes. She is 4-foot-3 and 75 pounds. She was last seen wearing pink and silver tennis shoes with lights on the back.

Although foul play is not suspected, authorities said they are concerned for their well-being and are asking Smith to contact authorities to let them know they are safe.

Anyone who has information on Smith or his whereabouts should contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1851.