A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
A Silver Alert for a missing New Bern man has been cancelled.
The New Bern Police Department has requested the cancellation of a silver alert. 56-year-old Alan Openshaw was said to have been found safely.
The NC Centers for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing man in the east.
The alert was issued around 12:36 Saturday afternoon for 56-year-old Alan Openshaw of New Bern. Officials say Openshaw is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
Openshaw was last seen at 1195 South Glenburnie Road in New Bern. He was last seen wearing a tie-dye t-shirt, blue jeans, black dress shows, and a blue or white ball cap. Openshaw is said to wear glasses and may have headphones on his head.
If you have any information, you’re asked to contact Sgt. Maria Bowen with the New Bern Police Department at 252-633-2020.