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JSO: Missing 65-year-old man found safe

JSO: Man in need of medication for diabetes, dementia

Photo of Gregory Leroy Simmons provided by Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
Photo of Gregory Leroy Simmons provided by Jacksonville Sheriff's Office

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has located a 65-year-old man who was reported missing on Tuesday.

Gregory Leroy Simmons has dementia and diabetes, and is in need of medication, police said.

Simmons was reported missing after his wife returned home about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday and he was not there.

Police said Simmons was last seen about 11:20 a.m. on a blue mountain bike in the area of Copper Lake Drive, just off of Dunn Avenue. He was reportedly wearing a black shirt and blue sweatpants with a blue stipe.

An hour after police notified the media that he was missing, police report he was found safe and returning home.


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