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AARP confirms death of missing volunteer in Tallahassee

Posted at 8:05 AM, Jun 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-15 08:16:15-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — AARP Florida has confirmed the death of one of it's long-time Tallahassee volunteers, 75-year-old Vicki Sims.

In a Facebook post, AARP wrote the "Tallahassee Police Department is pursuing an investigation into [Sims'] death."

According to TPD, Sims had been missing since June 11.

She was volunteer with the Tallahassee AARP chapter.

A spokesperson from AARP stated " Vicki worked tirelessly to improve the lives of others – as a dedicated advocate for older Americans; a committed volunteer for AARP, Second Harvest Food Bank of the Big Bend and other community causes; a devoted mother and grandmother; and a passionate, fully engaged citizen, helping our nation to achieve its highest ideals."

At this time, police have not said if Sims' disappearance is related to the homicide investigation on Monday Road .

Sims was last seen on Blair Stone Road, which is not far from Monday Road.

This is a developing story.