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Silver Alert canceled for 77-year-old man missing from Raleigh

Posted December 8, 2016 6:19 a.m. EST
Updated December 8, 2016 9:29 a.m. EST

Edward McGee

UPDATE 9:15 a.m.: Authorities canceled a Silver Alert on Thursday for a 77-year-old man who went missing in Raleigh.

Edward Laney McGee was found Thursday morning, according to the Wake County Sheriff's Office.


A Silver Alert was issued early Thursday morning after a 77-year-old man went missing in Raleigh.

Edward Laney McGee was last seen driving westbound on Ten Ten Road in the direction of Kildaire Farms in Cary. Authorities said McGee is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

McGee is described as a black man who is 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs 225 pounds. He has short, gray hair and brown eyes. Officials said he was last seen wearing jeans, gray tennis shoes, a gray and black hooded sweatshirts and a light blue button down shirt.

McGee was driving a tan 2001 Chevy Tahoe with North Carolina license plate number TI8LOOPS.

Anyone with information about McGee should call R. Belshaw at the Wake County Sheriff's Office at 919-856-6900.