Christopher Peter Sexton

Sexton, circa 2018; 2009 Kia Sedona

  • Missing Since 03/11/2018
  • Missing From Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race White
  • Age 48 years old
  • Height and Weight 6'1, 160 - 180 pounds
  • Medical Conditions Sexton suffers from unspecified cognitive disorders.
  • Associated Vehicle(s) Blue 2009 Kia Sedona with the North Carolina license plate number ELY1189
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes.

Details of Disappearance

Sexton was last seen at his apartment complex in the 4100 block of Hunt Club Road in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on March 11, 2018. He has never been heard from again. His phone last pinged on Huckleberry Knob Trail, close to the Tennessee border, at 11:00 p.m. on March 14.

In late April, his blue 2009 Kia Sedona with the North Carolina license plate number ELY1189 was found abandoned near Tellico Gap in the Nantahala National Forest. A photo of a similar car is posted with this case summary. The van contained some fresh fruit, but Sexton's bicycle was missing.

It's possible Sexton was on the Appalachian Trail. Few details are available in his case.

Investigating Agency

  • Winston-Salem Police Department 336-773-7700

Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated August 9, 2022; details of disappearance updated.