Silver Alert Success Story: 71-Year-Old Louisiana Man Found in Texas
August 13, 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 71-year-old Albert Terito. Terito was reported missing from Baton Rouge and was found over 400 miles away in Luling, Texas.
From the story on 9 WAFB:
Louisiana State Police has canceled a Silver Alert after a missing Baton Rouge man was found in Texas.
Troopers reported Albert Terito, 71, was located in Luling, TX, Tuesday night.
Terito was reported missing to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office on Monday, August 13. He had last been seen on Sunday at noon near East Ardenwood Drive in Baton Rouge.
Family members said Terito was incoherent when he last spoke with them around 9 a.m. Monday. The number he was calling from was listed as Love’s Truck Stop near Beaumont, TX.
Family members added Terito suffers from several medical conditions requiring daily medication. They also said he left home without any of his medications and that his judgment may have been impaired because of it.