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Silver Alert issued for Apex man, 37

Posted July 8, 2008 12:03 p.m. EDT
Updated July 8, 2008 12:50 p.m. EDT

— The state Tuesday issued a Sliver Alert for Jirpesh Raojibhai Patel, 37, of Apex, who police said is believed to suffer from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

Patel, who goes by the nickname Jerry, was described as being white, weighing 145 pounds and standing 5 feet 4. He was last seen wearing navy blue pants, a white, long-sleeved shirt and black dress shows. He wears glasses.

Patel was last seen at a gas station at 1414 E. Williams St., in Apex. Police said he might be trying to reach Nadiad, Gaujarat, India