Silver Alert issued for missing Beaufort Co. man

34-year-old Gregory Gilchrist, Jr.
34-year-old Gregory Gilchrist, Jr.

CHOCOWINITY, N.C. (WNCT) – The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who is considered endangered.

According to the N.C. Center for Missing Persons, 34-year-old Gregory Andrew Gilchrist, Jr. is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

Gilchrist, Jr. is described as a bald, black man. He is about 5’11” and weighs 200 pounds.

Deputies say he has tattoos on his chest, face, right arm, and upper left and right arms.

He was last seen on U.S. Highway 17 South in Chocowinity wearing a shirt, blue jeans and black Adidas shoes.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts should contact Sgt. Jim Martin at 252-946-0101.

34-year-old Gregory Gilchrist, Jr.
34-year-old Gregory Gilchrist, Jr.

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