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Silver Alert issued for man missing from WakeMed

Posted December 26, 2008 12:52 p.m. EST
Updated December 26, 2008 3:33 p.m. EST

Silver Alert

Authorities issued a Silver Alert for a 68-year-old man who went missing from WakeMed in Raleigh Friday.

Gerald Michael Sano, who has a cognitive impairment, was last seen in the area of New Bern Avenue and Sunnybrook Road, WakeMed Campus Police said. He went missing from the hospital at 3200 New Bern Ave.

Police described Sano as a white man, standing 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 263 pounds. He has short, white hair.

Sano was wearing a dark jacket, plaid shirt, dark pants and brown shoes.

Anyone with information about Sano should call Lt. Van Roekel at the Wake Med Campus Police at 919-350-8171.