UPDATE: Search for Missing Men
UPDATE: 02/05/14 - 11AM
Haywood County authorities say Mr. Franklin has been located in Buncombe County safe and sound.
Haywood County deputies need your help finding two missing people.
Friends reported 38-year-old Robert Parks missing Monday after he failed to show up for an appointment. They have not heard from him since Sunday evening. He is about 5'11" and weighs about 185 pounds, with reddish brown hair and brown eyes. He was last known to be wearing a black shirt, blue jeans, blue ASIC shoes with yellow laces and a black coat.
In a different incident, 28-year-old James Franklin was reported missing Saturday. He was last seen on Thursday in the Paragon Parkway area of Clyde. He is about 5'2" with short brown hair and blue eyes, and walks with a distinct limp. Family members say he frequently wears blue jeans and an oversized hooded jacked or sweatshirt.
If you have information in either case, call the Haywood County Sheriff's Office at 828-452-6666.