Missing Charlotte Man Found Dead In South Charlotte


Police say they have located the body of 62-year-old Samuel Daye in south Charlotte.

CMPD says Daye was found around 2:45pm Thursday on Governors Hill Lane roughly eight miles from where he was last seen.

The cause of death has not been released.

We will provide more updates as they come in.


CHARLOTTE, NC — CMPD needs your help locating a 62-year-old man who has gone missing.Samuel Daye

Police say Samuel Daye was last seen Sunday leaving the area of 4815 N. Sharon Amity Road on foot. Daye was wearing a black/grey sweater, multi-colored baseball hat, and blue jeans.

Daye is a black male, 5’6″, 155 pounds, with brown eyes, and grey hair. Police say Daye is hearing impaired and unable to speak.

If you have any information on Daye’s whereabouts please call CMPD at 704-336-2311.