Sammy Lee Burton

Updated October 14, 2015: The search for Sammy Lee Burton has ended. According to the Carrboro Police Department, Mr Burton has been located and the Silver Alert which was issued on 11 October, 201 has been canceled.  They wanted to thank everyone for their help in locating Mr Burton.

SEARCH_ENDEDSammy Lee Burton is a U.S. Military Veteran who was last seen in Carrboro, North Carolina on October 10, 2015.  Sammy Lee Burton had recently sought medical support from the Durham Department of Veteran’s Affairs while grieving the loss of a close friend.  After treatment, the VA medical center released Sammy Lee Burton to the Crescent Green assisted living home (624 Jones Ferry Rd, Carrboro, NC 27510).  Sammy Lee Burton left Crescent Green in Carrboro, North Carolina on October 10, 201 and has not been seen since.

According to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Sammy Lee Burton is believed to suffer from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.  A Silver Alert was issued for Sammy Lee Burton on 11 October, 2015.

Sammy Lee Burton is 64 years old as of the time he went missing in October 2015.  Sammy Lee Burton is described as a black male who stands 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 220 pounds.  He has gray & black hair cut in a short style and brown eyes.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of Sammy Lee Burton, contact the Carrboro Police Department Detective W Quick at 919-732-5193, Investigator Kenny Stewart at 919-918-7412 or dial 9-1-1.

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