Silver Alert Success Story: 77-year old Florida man found in Georgia
On November 17, 2010, a Silver Alert was issued for 77-year-old George Earle Starr. Starr went missing in Port St. Lucie, Florida, and was found safe in Georgia. While the story does not reveal where in Georgia Mr. Starr was found, the Georgia State Line is more than 300 miles away from Port St. Lucie.
From the news story on WPEC-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida:
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — A missing-endangered elderly man who went missing from Port St. Lucie has been found safe in Georgia, police reported Wednesday morning.
George Earle Starr, 75, of Port St. Lucie, was reported missing Sunday by family members.
Starr, who suffers from dementia, was last seen by a friend Saturday. He will be reuinted with his family in Port St. Lucie today, police said.