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UPDATE: Missing man found safe
UPDATE: Capt. Mike Harvey with the Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office said the missing man has been found safe and is OK.
Spotsylvania County authorities are looking for a 61-year-old man with dementia who went missing today.
Thomas “Tom” Rankin was last seen walking in the area of Leavell’s Crossing near 5513 Rainwood Drive around 10 a.m. Saturday morning.
He is a white male that is about 5 foot 7 inches tall an 155 pounds with sholder length gray hair and blue eyes, said Capt. Mike Harvey with the Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office.
He was last seen wearing a black jacket, possibly dark camoflauge-colored pants and walks with a cane.
Anyone with information of his whereabouts is asked to call the Spotsylvania Sheriff’s office at 540/582-7115