Telly Lee Martin

Telly Lee Martin 

UPDATE: Telly Lee Martin has been located, police said.


Winston-Salem police are asking for the public's help to find a missing man.

Telly Lee Martin, 42, was last seen leaving his home about 4 p.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of Gray Avenue, police said.

Martin often visits the neighborhood around the Food Lion store on New Walkertown Road and Tranquility Care, an assisted living center at 5100 Lansing Drive, police said.

Martin has been diagnosed with a bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and diabetes, police said. The N.C. Center for Missing Persons in Raleigh has issued a Silver Alert for Telly.

Telly is a black man who is 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 285 pounds, police said. He has brown eyes with black hair.

Kelly was last seen wearing a dark blue T-shirt, blue jogging pants and black sandals, police said.

Kelly has a ghost and star tattoo on his left forearm, and a "Telly" tattoo on his upper right arm, the center said in a statement.

Anyone with information about Telly's whereabouts can call Winston-Salem police at 336-773-7700, Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800 or its Spanish line at 336-728-3904.

Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County is on Facebook.



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