Missing person who might have been in Robeson County found safe

State - Regional

Update: The man had been found and was safe, as of 4 p.m. Thursday.


COLUMBUS COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — Deputies in Columbus County are searching for a missing person who could be in Robeson County.

William Derrick Dixon, 64, was last seen at about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at a home on Macedonia Church Road in Evergreen, according to deputies. He was headed to a business in Robeson County, but never showed up and never returned home.

Dixon was last seen driving a 2015 Chevrolet Equinox with North Carolina license plate HD5399K, according to deputies. He has salt and pepper colored hair and a goatee. He was last seen wearing a white tee shirt and black jogging pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office at 910-642-6551.

Courtesy: Columbus County Sheriff’s Office

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