Police search for missing elderly Kitty Hawk man

Oscar Edwards Northen

Kitty Hawk police have issued a Silver Alert for 89-year-old Oscar Edwards Northen, who left Thursday morning for Norfolk Sentara hospital but never arrived.

Northen, of Kitty Hawk, was reported to be in route to visit a patient at the hospital. He was driving a 2013 Toyota Camry with North Carolina license plate 0N0BX.

Anyone with information or who spots Northen or his car is asked to call Kitty Hawk police at 252-261-3895 or 252-473-3444.

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