Lincoln County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Lincoln County man. Authorities are searching for 32-year-old Riley Ray Higgins of North Street in Lincolnton. Higgins was last seen by his fiancée at approximately 7:30 a.m. Monday (April 15) as she was leaving for work. Higgins left his cell phone at the residence and did not report for work at a business on Highway 150 west of Lincolnton, NC.
Higgins is described as a white male, 6' 1", weighing approximately 190 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. Higgins may be driving his purple 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS with a North Carolina license plate number of FJR-2862.
Anyone with information of Higgins whereabouts is asked to contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732-9050, the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202 or the Lincolnton/Lincoln County Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.