94-year-old Winston-Salem man found safe, Silver Alert canceled

Thomas Cornelius Robinson

Update: Oct. 12 – 9:50 p.m.

Thomas Cornelius Robinson has been located in good health in Davidson County, according to Winston-Salem police. The Silver Alert has been canceled.

Prior story: Posted Oct. 12 – 6:42 a.m. 

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Winston-Salem Police Department is searching for a missing man, according to a press release.

Thomas Cornelius Robinson, 94, was last seen by a neighbor at about 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 10. Police say he suffers from a recent undiagnosed cognitive disorder.

Robinson is a black male standing 6 feet tall and weighing 175 pounds. He has gray hair and brown eyes.

His direction of travel and possible destination are currently unknown, but he may be driving a white Chevrolet Malibu.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700.