Missing Pitt County Man Found

By air and by land, Pitt County officials were out Monday afternoon, searching for a missing senior citizen.

Police say Eward Baybutt was reported missing by his wife earlier Monday morning. Authorities say they assumed Baybutt had just wondered away. But, to their surprise, Baybutt was found inside his garage underneath a pile of boxes.

Police say Baybutt was not injured. He was taken to Pitt County Memorial Hospital for a further evaluation.