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St. Johns County cancels Silver Alert for 90-year-old man

Man left Elkton in car; deputies say he hasn't driven in years

Joseph Furman
Joseph Furman

ELKTON, Fla. – The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office has called off the search for for Joseph Furman, 90.

Furman was reported missing Saturday afternoon, but later returned to his home safely, according to deputies.

Police said he was last seen at his home in Elkton before leaving in a gray Honda two-door car with Florida tag 279-KEB.

Deputes said Furman has been diagnosed with deteriorating mental capacity and has not driven for several years.

Furman is 5 feet 9 inches tall and was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt with a scarf.