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St. Pete police locate missing elderly man with dementia

Pinellas County

(Photo: St. Petersburg Police Department)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – UPDATE|St. Pete police say an elderly man who was reported missing on Monday has been located.

Henry Lee Jones is safe, according to the department.

Further information was not available.

ORIGINAL STORY | Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man with dementia who was reported missing in St. Petersburg.

Police said Henry Lee Jones, 78, was last seen walking in the area of 12th Avenue North and 70th Street South around 10 p.m. Sunday.

Jones is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds. Police said he was last seen wearing a white shirt and khaki pants with white socks and brown house slippers. He had a gray blanket around his shoulders.

Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts can call St. Pete police at 727-893-7780.


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