LINCOLNTON, N.C. — (Press Release) Lincoln County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man and his son.
On September 29, 2021 Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies received a report involving two missing people. Adrian Paul Vancleave, 44, and Lincoln Paul Vancleave, 4, of Deep Water Lane, Denver, NC were last seen around 3:30 p.m. when the father picked up his son at Denver Christian Academy. They were to meet the other parent around 5:00 p.m. but didn’t show up.
LCSO Detective M. Lookadoo said the wife reported her husband has been diagnosed with a cognitive impairment and has gone missing before but never with his son. Adrian Paul Vancleave, 44, is described as a white male, five feet – nine inches tall with short brown hair and brown eyes.
Lincoln Paul Vancleave, 4, is described as a white male, three feet – six inches tall with curly sandy blond hair. He was last seen wearing a tan shirt, red shorts and navy blue and
They have been entered NCIC as missing. They should be in a dark blue in color 2008 Acura four door with North Carolina license plate FJM- 9863.
The vehicle with have a broken tail light.
Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732-9050, the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202 , Lincolnton/Lincoln County Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.