The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Jacksonville man, 61-year-old Phillip Collins.
Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Collins, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
No photo is available, but Collins is described as a white man with white hair, brown eyes, 5'10" and 240 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black coat, jeans, green baseball cap, and white reebok tennis shoes. He was last sen at 403 Sherwood Road in Jacksonville.
Anyone with information about Collins should call Detective Husbargen at the Jacksonville Police Department at 910-455-4000.