Missing 78-year-old man from Cabarrus County found safe

Missing 78-year-old man from Cabarrus County found safe
Deputies in Cabarrus County say a 78-year-old man who was reported missing was found safe Tuesday night. (Source: Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office)

CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) - Deputies in Cabarrus County say a 78-year-old man who was reported missing was found safe Tuesday night.

A Silver Alert was previously issued for 78-year-old Frederick Orville Sherer, who was reported missing by his family. Sherer was last seen around 7:45 p.m. Monday in the Old Concord Road area of Concord.

Just hours after issuing the Silver Alert, the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office posted pictures of Sherer and his vehicle at a gas station in Rowan County.

Officials shared Tuesday night that Sherer was located in another county but is on the way home with his family now.

UPDATE!! We are happy to report that Mr. Sherer has been located and is safe with his family. Thank you to everyone who...

Posted by Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, March 24, 2020

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