The Haywood County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two people who are reported to be missing in separate incidents.
Robert Douglas Parks, 38, was reported missing today after he failed to keep an appointment. Friends and family reported they have not heard from him since late last night. Mr. Parks is a white male approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing about 185 pounds, with reddish brown hair and brown eyes. He was last known to be wearing a black shirt, blue jeans, blue athletic shoes with yellow laces and a black coat.
In an unrelated incident, James Christopher Franklin, 28, was reported missing Saturday by his family. He was last seen in the area of Paragon Parkway in Clyde. Mr. Franklin is a white male approximately 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighing about 180 pounds, with short brown hair, blue eyes, and walks with a distinct limp. Though his clothing description on the date he went missing is unknown, family reports he frequently wears blue jeans and an oversized hooded jacked or sweatshirt.
Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of either man is asked to contact the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office at (828) 452-6666.