Waynesboro man reported missing

Johnny Turner 72, of Vedette Avenue in Waynesboro, has been reported missing. Turner, who has a history of dementia, walked away from his home in the 100 block of Vedette at approximately 7:30 a.m. Thursday.

He was last seen at the intersection of Northgate and Rosser at approximately 8:30 a.m.

Turner is described as a black male, 5’10″, 180 lbs, brownish gray hair, missing index finger on left hand, who normally wears glasses. He was last seen wearing brown hooded jacket, royal blue shirt with stripes, blue jeans and light brown tennis shoes. He also is believed to be wearing a brown hat similar to the one worn in the below picture. In addition he may be using an orange walking stick.

Officers are conducting a ground search that is currently concentrating in the southwest area of the city and have activated the city’s Reverse 911 system. Anyone who sees this individual or believes they may have seen him is asked to call 911.

Edited by Chris Graham. Chris can be reached at freepress2@ntelos.net.

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