Silver Alert issued for missing North Carolina man

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John Ricky Strickland

FRANKLIN COUNTY, N.C. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a North Carolina man who authorities said may be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

Franklin County deputies have issued a Silver Alert for John Ricky Strickland, described as a 63-year-old white male, 5’8″ and weighing 169 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.

Strickland was last seen at 846 Winston Street in Franklinton. He was last seen wearing a yellow short-sleeve t-shirt, black and white stripe t-shirt over short sleeve, blue jean pants, black shoes and a green hat.

Anyone with any information can call Sgt. J. Wells at the Franklin County Sheriffs Office at (919) 496-2186.