The Polk County Sheriff's Office is asking the publics help to locate a missing and endangered elderly man from Haines City. He's 82 year old Charles Pagels and he's been missing from his home on Edinburg Drive since Friday.
Authorities say he lives alone and was last seen around noon on Friday when his girlfriend camee over to have lunch with him. They say he goes over to her house every night for dinner but didn't show up last night.
He left the house at some point without his cell phone or any of his medications. He has COPD and emphysema and has been showing earrly signs of dementia and alzheimers.
Deputies say he may be driving his 2006 silver Lincoln Town car with a Florida tag of 360 LXY.
If you see Charlie Pagels, please contact the Polk County Sheriff's Office at 863.298.6200.