Missing China Grove man found

Published 7:20 am Tuesday, February 10, 2015

UPDATE Mr. Taylor has been found.


The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a
missing endangered man, Jesse Joel Taylor.

Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Jesse Joel Taylor, who is
believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive

Anyone with information about Jesse Joel Taylor should call J.A. Vail at
the China Grove Police Department at 704-216-8500.

Name: Taylor, Jesse Joel
Gender: Male
DOB: 11/04/1943 – Age: 71
Race: White
Height: 5′ 6″
Weight: 193 pounds
Hair Color: Gray
Hair Length: Short
Eye Color: Brown
Clothing Description: Black wind-breaker, V-Neck gray sweater, blue
jeans, black shoes

Reporting Law Enforcement Agency: China Grove Police Department
Contact Information: J.A. Vail at 704-216-8500

Location of Incident: 1114 S. Main Street, China Grove, NC 28023
Location Last Seen: 1480 Henderson Grove Church Road, Salisbury, NC

Direction of Travel: North
Possible Destination: Kings Mountain