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Nelson County: Authorities seek missing 85-year-old man with dementia

Bobbie Franklin NapierUpdate: Monday, 4:54 p.m. Bobbie Franklin Napier has been located by the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office and is safe.


The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing 85-year-old man.

Bobbie Franklin Napier was last seen in Nelson County on Sunday driving a 2001 white Nissan Altima with Virginia handicap plates 86907HP.

The vehicle has mold on it and a Jesus sticker on the rear left bumper.

He was last seen wearing khaki pants with a blue/brown plaid button-up shirt.

Napier has dementia and cardiac history.

Contact the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office at 434-263-7050 or dial 911 if you see or come into contact with Napier.

Chris Graham

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