Detectives Are Asking For Public’s Help Locating Missing 50-Year-Old Indian Trail Man

UNION COUNTY, N.C. — Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance locating a missing 50-year-old Indian Trail man who was reported missing on Saturday, August 1st.

Union County Deputies say Elgin Ray Houston was reported missing late on that Saturday night after his white Hyundai was located behind an abandoned house on Horne Town Road in Anson County. Houston’s family stated that he was last seen on Thursday, July 30th.

The Polkton Police Department, the Anson County Sheriff’s Office and the Union County Sheriff’s Office utilized canines and drones to search the area near the vehicle during the time Houson was reported but so far there has been no leads as to his whereabouts.

Houston may have a mild cognitive issue and has reportedly not taken his medication recently, detectives say.

If you have seen or know the whereabouts of Elgin Houston please notify the Union County Sheriff’s Office at 704-283-3789.