Missing Kinston Man Found In Morehead City

Morehead City police say they found a missing Kinston man Monday afternoon.

James Lofton was the subject of a statewide Silver Alert, having last been seen on Maple Leaf Road in Kinston.

Police say the elderly man was found safe.

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A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing elderly man from Kinston.

James Lofton is considered endangered and was last seen on Maple Leaf Road.

The 78-year-old man may be driving a blue 2008 Chrysler Sebring, with license ZTF-9442.

Lofton is 5'9" tall, weighs 163 pounds, with short black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing blue pants, a plaid shirt and brown pants.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Lofton should call Kinston police at 252-559-6118.