Archive for June, 2014

Elderly Atlanta woman missing again


An Atlanta woman, Gearlean Williams, has been reported missing for a second time this year.
Williams, 78, was last seen just after 8 a.m. Tuesday by her daughter. Williams is about 5 feet, 3 inches tall weighing 170 pounds, according to Atlanta police. Williams has a mild case of dementia.
Williams’ daughter told police on June 13 her mother decided she no longer wanted to stay at Coventry Place, an assisted living facility, and went to stay with her, according to an Atlanta police statement. On Monday, Williams reportedly said she was going to leave on a plane and fly somewhere.
Police advised Williams will sometimes ride MARTA trains and buses all day.
Anyone with any information is asked to call 911 or 404-546-4235.

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Blue Ridge man, 67, missing

Fannin County authorities are looking for a 67-year-old man who suffers from memory loss.

James Burl Perry  was last seen between 10 and 10:30 a.m. Friday on Moss Lane in Blue Ridge. He is thought to be driving a 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 with Georgia license plate DP42YZ.

Perry is 6-foot-4, about 187 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He was last wearing a navy polo-style shirt, blue jeans and oxford moccasin shoes.

Anyone with information on Perry’s whereabouts should call 911 or the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office at 706-632-6022.

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Atlanta man, 55, missing

Brookhaven police are looking for a 55-year-old man who walked away from a Buford Highway-area apartment Friday morning.

Badri Abdulahi Mohamed, who suffers from memory loss, was last seen about 9 a.m. in the 3700 block of Buford Highway. He is between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-8, weighs approximately 135 pounds, and has brown eyes and black hair.

Authorities were not sure what he may be wearing or his direction of travel.

Anyone with information about Mohamed’s whereabouts should call 911 or Brookhaven police at 770-722-3313.

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