Michael HowlettStaff Writer
September 26, 2012
The Hillsville man reported missing Monday by the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office has been found safe.
On Monday, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office issued a missing person alert for Joseph Ray Jones, age 23. He had last been seen in Fancy Gap by family members on Sept. 20. He was found safe on Wednesday around noon by Sgt. Alan Gravley of the Hillsville Police Deparatment at the T-N-T Trailer Park at Montley Hill Lane.
“He was found and he was okay,” said interim Hillsville Police Chief Jason Hawks, who added that he didn’t know any other details.
The Hillsville Police Department assisted the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office in the search.