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Silver Alert issued for man who disappeared from Durham hospital

Posted October 26, 2016 5:17 a.m. EDT

Sammy Lee Burton

— Authorities on Wednesday morning issued a Silver Alert for a man who disappeared from a Durham hospital.

Sammy Lee Burton was last seen at Durham Regional Hospital located at 3643 N. Roxboro Road. He was wearing a camouflage hat, blue jeans and sneakers.

Burton, 65, is a black man who is 6 feet tall and weighs 200 pounds, police said. He has short, gray hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Burton should call Det. AC Crumbley at 919-560-4427.