Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing.
Wilson County sheriff’s deputies escort 65-year-old Harold Edmund Carney to a waiting ambulance Sunday afternoon after an N.C. Highway Patrol helicopter spotted the missing man in a wooded area off Yank Road. Carney, who deputies say suffers from dementia, went missing from a Green Wing Road home near Black Creek, prompting an exhaustive search Saturday night and Sunday. The N.C. Center for Missing Persons had issued a Silver Alert for Carney early Sunday morning. Grant Roberson | Special to the Times