An elderly Rockingham man, with special medical needs, has been missing for several days, according to the Rockingham Police Department.
In a press release today, police provided information about Howard Eugene Willard, 72 , of Rockingham, and a photograph of the man.
A missing persons report was made about Willard to the department on May 9, according to Det. Sgt. Donavan Young, Public Information Officer.
Willard is a white male, approximately 5-feet, 6-inches tall, weighing approximately 210 pounds. He does have health problems including the need for a portable oxygen tank, Young said.
According to police, Willard was last seen on Mill Road in Rockingham near Joe’s Towing. He was wearing a grey flannel shirt, blue jeans, a hat with a Nike emblem on it, and boots.
Willard could have possibly traveled to Randolph County, N.C., or to Charleston S.C., according to police. There is no vehicle description available.
Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of Willard is encouraged to contact the Rockingham Police Department at 910-895-2468 or to dial 911, or email Det. Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.