Silver Alert Cancelled For 66-Year-Old Matthews Man

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According to officials, at the request of the Mathews Police Department and the North Carolina Center for Missing Persons the Silver Alert for Albert Dobbins III, a missing 66-year-old, has been cancelled.

Dobbins has been located safely and reunited with his family.

For more information, call the Mathews Police Department at 704-847-5555.

Original Story (7/13/20):

MATTHEWS, N.C. — A Silver Alert has been issued for missing endangered 66-year-old Albert Dobbins III. He is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment, officials say.

Matthews officials say Dobbins was last seen on Gander Cove Lane, off of Monroe Road, in Matthews on Sunday, July 12 between 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

He is described as a black man, around 5 feet 6 inch tall, 125 pounds, with short black and grey hair and brown eyes. Dobbins was last seen wearing black shorts and black shoes and it is unknown if a shirt was present.

According to officials, Dobbins might be driving a maroon 2006 Toyota Scion with a California Registration plate number of 7VFA558.  No information has been given as to what direction he might have been going in after leaving the scene.

Anyone with information about Albert Dobbins III should call the Matthews Police Department at 704-847-5555 or 911.