On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, an autopsy was performed at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Preliminary results have indicated that the remains located in the Hiddenite community on March 21, 2022 are of Kenneth Dale Walker, age 54 of Hiddenite. Walker was reported missing on February 24, 2022.
If you have any information in reference to this case, please contact the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office at (828)632-1111 or (828)632-2911, or Alexander County Crimestoppers at (828)632-8555.
Authority of Sheriff Chris Bowman