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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Missing elderly man with dementia found safe


NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives have confirmed an elderly man who was reported missing Thursday evening was found safely.

Leroy Boyd, 92, was last seen around 1:30 Thursday afternoon driving away from his home in the 2700 block of Middle Town Crescent toward JANAF shopping center.  He was driving in his 2012 light gold Chevrolet Cruze, with Virginia plates XLF-8754. 

Mr. Boyd has dementia, and needs his medication. 

Shortly after 1:30 a.m., Virginia State Troopers located Boyd in Northern Virginia unharmed. He was taken to a local hospital for evaluation, and was released to family members.

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