Taylor County deputies searching for missing 74-year-old man

Silver Alert issued for missing 79-year-old Perry man
Posted at 5:21 PM, Jan 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-18 12:31:43-05

PERRY, Fla. (WTXL) - A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 74-year-old man who may have dementia. 

Ronald Dale Fletcher, 79, was reported missing on Jan. 15 in Perry.

The Taylor County Sheriff's Office received information that he possibly traveled through Crystal River, Florida on Jan. 16, headed south to St. Petersburg.

Family members have been unable to contact him and stated he may be suffering from dementia.

Deputies say he should be driving a white 1999 Dodge van, Florida tag 983-7IY. 

Foul play is not suspected at this time and anyone with information is asked to please contact Investigator Bryan Hayden with the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office at 850-584-2429.