Authorities concerned about missing Henry man

Henry County Police are searching for 43-year old Stephen Early Edwards, of Hampton, who has been missing since Friday afternoon.

Edwards was reported to have gone for a walk in a wooded area inside his neighborhood on Red Maple Drive around 5:30 p.m.

He has not been seen since. Edwards walks the area on a daily basis, and has no medical ailments that would prevent him from returning home, according to police.

He is described as a black male, 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weiging 220 pounds.He was last seen wearing gray sweat pants, with red stripes (on the side), a white, long-sleeved, hooded shirt, and an unknown type of jacket.

Anyone with information on Edwards' whereabouts is urged to contact Henry County Police at (770) 957-9121.

- From staff reports