The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a "missing and endangered" 33-year-old.

Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Joseph Warren Armfield. Authorities said Armfield is believed to be suffering from dementia or another cognitive impairment.

He is described as a white male with brown short hair and blue eyes. He stands at 5'7" and weighs around 170 lbs.

Armfield was last seen at 133 W. Wainman Avenue in Asheboro, North Carolina. Authorities said they believe is was traveling south on S. Fayetteville Street in Asheboro.

Anyone with information on Armfield's whereabouts is asked to call J.S. Moore of the Asheboro Police Department at 336-318-6927.