DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Authorities have issued a Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 66-year-old Durham man.
Tommy Eugene Atwater is considered missing and endangered. Authorities say Atwater is believed to suffer from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
Atwater is said to be 5-foot-7 and weigh 186 pounds. He is bald and has brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, lime green shirt, black pants, and black shoes with lime green shoe laces, authorities said.
Atwater went missing from, and was last seen at, 911 W. Cornwallis Road in Durham. His direction of travel is unknown.
Anyone with information about Tommy Atwater is asked to call the Durham Police Department at 919-560-4600.