HICKORY, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - UPDATE: 10/31/17 10:25 a.m. - The Hickory Police Department said Deward Charles Gray has been located safely.
The Hickory Police Department is asking for the public's help in located a missing elderly man.
Deward Charles Gray, 81, also known as "DC", was last seen wearing blue jeans and a khaki button-up shirt in the 100 block of 39th Ave CT NW in Hickory.
Gray possibly walked to the 3900 block of 127 N and N Center Street. Gray is suffering from dementia, police said.
Anyone with information on Gray's whereabouts is asked to call the Hickory Police Department at (828) 328-5551.