Update 7:30 p.m. —- Authorities say Fred Timms has been located and is safe.
SOUTHPORT — The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Fred Lee Timms, who went missing today from his residence near Southport.
According to authorities, Timms is a 5-foot, 7-inch white male, weighing about 165 pounds. He was last seen leaving a residence on Dosher Cutoff Road around 3 p.m.
The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) reports Timms was wearing a red plaid shirt and a black leather coat.
Authorities ask that anyone with information on Timms’ whereabouts or condition should contact BCSO at 910-253-2777 or 911.