Missing 73-year-old Lincoln Co man found by good Samaritan - | WBTV Charlotte

Missing 73-year-old Lincoln Co man found by good Samaritan

LINCOLN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A 73-year-old man reported missing in Lincoln County on Thursday was found in Chapel Hill by a good Samaritan, according to deputies.

Troy Marshall Scronce was last seen at his home along the 1500-block of George Brown Road in Crouse. He left his house and is believed to be headed towards Shelby along Highway 221.

Officials issued a Silver Alert for Scronce after receiving the report.

Deputies said Scronce was found by a good Samaritan around 7:40 p.m. That person believed Scronce was disoriented and took him to UNC Hospital, where he was being treated as of Thursday night.

Hospital staff contacted police, who determined Scronce was reported missing from Lincoln County.

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