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Silver Alert issued for Kent Reid

Silver Alert issued for Kent Reid

Oct 15, 2020 | Police

UPDATE: HPD reported Kent Reid as located safe at 1:33 p.m., October 15.

A Silver Alert has been issued for Kent Reid, who was discovered missing from an assisted living facility at 2010 29th Avenue Drive NE in Hickory, N.C.

Reid was last seen at 5:00 a.m. this morning and may be wearing an orange t-shirt, vest, and black beanie hat. Reid, a black male, 62 years old, is 5’11” and weighs 200 pounds. Reid is considered endangered and may suffer from dementia or other cognitive impairment.

Anyone who may have seen Reid or has any information about Reid’s whereabouts is asked to contact Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551.

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