Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Missing Fredericksburg man found safe
Missing Fredericksburg man Gilbert Wood was found safe early this morning in Loveville, Maryland. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to a convenience store around 5:00 am to check the welfare of an elderly male who appeared confused. The deputy confirmed the identity of Mr. Wood and notified the Fredericksburg Police Department immediately.
Mr. Wood was not in any medical distress. His car was found in the parking lot of the store. Mr. Wood was transported to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office until family members could arrive to meet him.
Mr. Wood’s family has been provided information concerning the Police Department’s Project Lifesaver program.
The Senior Alert issued by the Virginia State Police has been canceled.