UPDATE: Missing man from Bluefield found safe

UPDATE: Missing man from Bluefield, WV, has been found safe.


BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) – Bluefield West Virginia Police are asking for the publics’ help in locating a missing man.

Cornelius Lane is diagnosed with dementia, and we are concerned for his well being. He is a black male, 5′ -11″ tall, weighs 140 pounds. He was last seen yesterday around 1:00 pm on College Avenue in Bluefield, WV.

If you see or know the whereabouts of Cornelius Lane, please call 911 or Bluefield WV Police Department at 304-327-6101 option 1.

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