Greenville police searching for man believed to have cognitive impairment

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – The Greenville Police Department is looking for a missing person in Pitt County.

They say 56-year-old Xavier Leonard was last seen around 5:00 pm in the area of Greenville Boulevard near Sherwood Drive.

He was last seen wearing a blue and gray top, black pants and a white hat (photo from street cameras.)

Authorities say Leonard has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and has a history of walking away.

He lives on Slaney Loop Drive in Winterville.

If you have information on Xavier Leonard’s whereabouts, please contact the Greenville Police Department at (252) 329-4300.