Lt. Todd Landry: (603) 846-3333
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July 26, 2012
NC Man Still Missing in Rumney, NH
Public Asked to Call In Sightings
CONCORD, N.H. – The search continues for Hugh Armstrong, age 72, of Clayton, North Carolina, who was last seen leaving for a walk from Hawthorne Village in Rumney, N.H., at about 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 25, 2012. No sign of Armstrong has been found, although searchers have worked through the day looking for him, and will continue searching into the evening tonight (Thursday, July 26, 2012).
N.H. Fish and Game Department Law Enforcement staff renewed their call for the public’s assistance in locating the missing man. Anyone who has seen Armstrong or has any information about his whereabouts is asked to call State Police Troop F at (603) 846-3333.
"We are planning to continue the search tomorrow, expanding further away from the area where he was last seen," said Col. Martin Garabedian of N.H. Fish and Game Law Enforcement.
Armstrong is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs 175 pounds. He has brown-gray hair, gray eyes, and wears glasses. He is thought to be wearing a white Red Sox hat, a red or blue t-shirt, and shorts.
Fish and Game Conservation Officers, New Hampshire State Police, Rumney Fire Department., and other search and rescue organizations are participating in the search for Armstrong.
No further information is available at this time. As they become available, updates will be posted on the N.H. Fish and Game website at www.wildnh.com.