Missing Lee County man

81-year-old was last seen on June 30


PENNINGTON GAP – Police in western Virginia are searching for a missing senior. 

Virginia State Police has issued a senior alert on behalf of the Lee County Sheriff's office. 

81-year-old Clayton Ray Baird was last seen around 1:30 P.M. on June 30, at his Home in Pennington Gap.

Police say Baird suffers from cognitive impairment and his disappearance poses a "credible threat to his health and safety." He may even need medical attention. 

Baird is around 5'10" with blue eyes and gray hair. He was last seen wearing a blue denim jacket, blue jeans, and boots.

If you see Baird, or have any information about his whereabouts, contact police immediately.