Maiden Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man. He is 42-year-old Shanta Kinte Edwards of Maiden. Mr. Edwards was last seen on Friday, February 1 as he left his workplace, Carolina Nonwovens on J.W. Abernathy Plant Road in Maiden.
Mr. Edwards is known to frequent the Lincolnton area, in particular the Oak Lawn neighborhood. He also frequents the Newton and Hickory areas.
Mr. Edwards is a black male. He is six feet tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Shanta Kinte Edwards should call the Maiden Police Department at 828-428-5005.