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Senior Alert cancelled; Missing 80-year-old man found

Posted at 8:12 PM, Jun 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-02 12:25:15-04

UPDATE: Mr. William Frierson, missing from Sussex County, has been safely located. The Senior Alert is cancelled.

SUSSEX COUNTY, Va. -- Authorities are asking for the public's help to find a missing 80-year-old man who was last seen Wednesday in Sussex County.

Virginia State Police said William M. Frierson, who is from Wakefield, suffers from a cognitive impairment and may be in danger.

Frierson is described as a white male, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 155 pounds. He was last seen wearing khaki pants with an unknown shirt.

Officials said he is likely driving a silver 2008 Lincoln MKZ with Virginia license plates "WUH 7926."

If you have seen Frierson, call the Sussex County Sheriff’s Department at 434-246-5000 or state police at #77 on a cell phone.

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