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Man reported missing in Fernandina Beach found dead

Fernandina Beach Police Department
Fernandina Beach Police Department

FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. – The Fernandina Beach Police Department on Monday said officers were working to track down a missing 77-year-old man, who may have dementia.

Later in the evening, the Police Department said the body of Johnal Jones was located outside the city limits. Investigators were working to determine a cause of death, but foul play was not suspected, police said.

Jones was reported missing by his wife on Sunday evening, the Police Department said. Before being located, he was last seen on 9th Street around 9:30 p.m. on Friday.