State-Wide Silver Alert Issued For Missing Endangered Man


The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has just issued a state-wide Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, 52-year-old James Nelson Abernathy.

James was last seen walking out of his home on Reed St. in Morganton, NC wearing a grey hoodie, blue shorts, and brown bedroom shoes.

He is 6′ tall, weighs about 215lbs, with brown hair, blue eyes, and is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

If you have any information about James’ whereabouts, please call Chief C. Treadway at the Drexel Police Department at 828-437-1911 or 911.