The Northampton County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person.
According to a press release, on Dec. 30, 62-year-old Elmo Harrison Jr. left a residence in Garysburg driving a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Harrison is a resident of Garysburg and is described as a black male, slender body build, approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall, and weighing approximately 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing black pants and a black jacket with a Korean War patch on it. The vehicle occupied by Harrison was located on Dec. 31 in Rocky Mount on Interstate 64, disabled on the side of the highway.
As of this date, no family members or law enforcement has been able to locate Harrison. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Harrison or any information that can assist in this missing person investigation, is encouraged to contact the sheriff’s office at 252-534-2611. If this subject is located or seen in other jurisdictions, you are encouraged to contact the local law enforcement agency in addition to the NCSO to assist with locating and returning Harrison back to his family.
Sgt. M. Deloatch is the detective investigating this case.