Gaston County Police search for missing elderly man

UPDATE: This Silver Alert has been canceled. 


Gaston County Police say they are searching for a missing endangered 80-year-old man. 

Carl Hinson Irvin was last seen at 46 Shadowbrook Rd. in Mount Holly. He is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. 

Irvin is described as a white man with short hair and brown eyes. He is 5'9" and weighs about 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing an insulated brown long sleeve shirt and blue jeans. 

Police say Irvin may travel to Certi-Fit Auto Body Parts at 2307 Distribution Center Dr. in Charlotte. He drives a silver 2005 Chevrolet Silverado with the NC license plate ACL5580.

Anyone with information on Irvin's whereabouts is asked to call the Gaston County Police Department at 704-866-3320.