Virginia State Police locate missing, endangered elderly man

Posted at 7:25 PM, Dec 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-20 10:15:33-05

HANOVER CO., Va. – The Virginia State Police have canceled a senior alert on behalf of the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office after locating a missing elderly man.

Richard Allen Creps

Officials said 77-year-old Richard Allen Creps was last seen around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at 2076 Piper Tree Ferry Road in Mechanicsville, Virginia. He was believed to be in danger.

The alert was canceled Wednesday around 10 a.m.

Creps suffers from a cognitive disorder and should not be driving.