Man whose disappearance prompted a Silver Alert in Winston-Salem found dead in wooded area

Fred Roosevelt Holder

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A man whose disappearance prompted a Silver Alert in Winston-Salem on Thursday has been found dead.

The body of 77-year-old Fred Roosevelt Holder was found Friday morning in a wooded area behind a neighbor’s home, according to Winston-Salem police.

The Silver Alert was issued on Thursday afternoon after Holder went missing from his home at 4375 Weldon Road.