Silver Alert issued for elderly man in Morganton - | WBTV Charlotte

Silver Alert issued for elderly man in Morganton

Ferrell (Source: NC Center for Missing Persons) Ferrell (Source: NC Center for Missing Persons)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A Silver Alert has been issued for an 82-year-old man in Morganton. 

The NC Center for Missing Persons are asking citizens to be on the lookout for Farrell Edward Poteat, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. 

Poteat is described as being around 5'11" and 190 pounds. He is bald and has hazel colored eyes.

Officials say Poteat drives a 1995 burgundy Lincoln Town Car with NC license plate WZJ-3411.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Morganton Public Safety at 828-437-1211.

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