Search on for missing man in Southaven

A man walked away from a Southaven healthcare facility on Monday afternoon and the search is on to find him. A Silver Alert has now been issued by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation. 

Southaven police have identified him as Charles Thomas Bailey, age 61 of Amory. Police said Bailey is 5 feet, 7 inches tall, and weighs 145 pounds. Bailey has short gray facial hair. 

Police noted there is no clothing description available at this time, but Bailey could be utilizing a walking cane. He was last seen in the area of Stateline Road and Airways Blvd. and he does not have a cell phone.

Family members said Bailey suffers from a medical condition that may impair his judgment. 

If you have any information as to his whereabouts, you are asked to contact Southaven Police Department at 662-393-8652 or email

Charles Thomas Bailey (Courtesy Southaven Police Dept.)

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