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Silver Alert for missing Matthews man canceled

Police said 77-year-old George Harrison Kallam III was last seen at a QuikTrip store on Monroe Road.

MATTHEWS, N.C. — Authorities have canceled a Silver Alert for a missing elderly man, at the request of the Matthews Police Department.

The Silver Alert had been issued for 77-year-old George Harrison Kallam III. Officials said he had last been seen at the QuikTrip gas station at 10621 Monroe Road. 

Kallam is described as a white male with gray balding hair and green eyes. He is approximately 5-foot-11 and weighs around 190 pounds. Kallam was last seen wearing a Carolina Panthers cap, brown shirt, khaki pants and tennis shoes. 

Officials say he is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. 

Credit: Matthews Police Department
George Harrison Kallam III

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