WANCHESE, N.C. (WNCT) — The Dare County Sheriff’s Office has canceled the Silver Alert issued for Donald Sly Payne on April 27. No further information was provided on Payne’s status.
The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Dare County man.
Donald Sly Payne is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. He is 78, 5-foot-9 and 200 pounds with short brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a ball cap, possibly a bandana around his neck, blue and green flannel collar button-up shirt, blue pants and black loafer shoes.
Payne was last seen at 3913 Mill Landing Rd. in Wanchese and could be headed to Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. in a burgundy 2010 Ford Escape with the NC license plate OBX-2727C. He may also be towing a utility trailer with the NC license plate AB76117.
If you have any information, call Deputy D. Gray with the Dare County Sheriff’s Office at (252) 473-3444.