The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing elderly man believed to be suffering from dementia.
Albert Ray Childers, 84, of 13 Gate 6, Carolina Shores, was last seen around 2 a.m. Friday. Childers recently said he wanted to go to Gaffney, S.C., to visit family.
Childers is 5-feet-11-inches tall and weighs 165 pounds. He has short, gray hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a dark green, checkered shirt and black pants.
He is driving a 2006 dark gray Jeep Liberty with a North Carolina license plate, TWE 8947.