January 19, 2009 – 7:57am
Wiley Barnes LANDOVER, Md. — An 87-year-old man is missing in Prince George’s County, and police are asking for your help in finding him. Wiley Barnes, 87, of the 7100 block of Mahogany Drive left his home around 3 p.m. Sunday to go to the grocery store and did not return.
Police say Barners suffers from Alzheimer’s and dementia and is currently under a doctor’s care and in need of medication.
He’s described as 5-foot-6 and 130 pounds with white hair. He has a mole on his right cheek.
He may be wearing a green army fatigue jacket, black leather hat, gray wool pants, black Velcro sneakers, and silver glasses. He was last seen driving a 1995 white Buick Century with Maryland registration 6CTL03. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 301-772-4911.
January 19, 2009 – 10:40am
STAFFORD, Va. — Shorty and Steamboat are missing. They are 86 and 77 and haven’t been seen since last Friday, prompting police to investigate their disappearance.
Police say 86-year-old Marion T. Saunders, whose nickname is Shorty, and 77-year-old Lawrence E. Decatur set off for Charleston, W.Va. Friday. They were last seen near Morgantown just after 11 p.m. Friday.
The two haven’t contacted family since 10 a.m. Friday morning and both have health problems.
The Stafford County Sheriff’s Office says Lawrence Decatur has a history of diabetes and Emphysema. Marion T. Saunders has as history of high blood pressure.
The two were in a red 1999 Lincoln Town Car with Virginia Registration “XZZ 4691.”
If anyone has information or seen the two, call the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office at 540-658-4400.
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