Elderly man reported missing in Wayne County
MOUNT OLIVE, Wayne County - A missing person report was filed on February 27th for Samuel Watkins, 60. Watkins was last seen at his home on Mills Road in Mt. Olive, N.C. at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 25th. The report states he left his home walking in an unknown direction. Watkins would have been wearing work boots, blue jeans, a dark colored shirt and a camaflouge cap. The cap will have "Howard Home Repair" written on same. Watkins has limited mobility and extreme difficulty walking and walks with a severe limp. Family and friends of Watkins have been contacted and no one has reported having any contact with him since February 25th. He does have friends who live in the Clinton area, but they report not having seen him. Anyone with any information on the welfare and location of Samuel Watkins is asked to call the Wayne County Sheriff's Department at 919 731-1481.