Missing, endangered Newport News man found safe, police say

Posted at 2:59 PM, Oct 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-21 16:08:34-04

James William Parker, Sr.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A local man who was reported missing Monday has been found safe.

Police initially said James William Parker, Sr., a 69-year-old Newport News man, was last seen Monday between 6:30-7 a.m. in the 6000 block of Jefferson Avenue.

Parker was considered to be endangered because he suffers from a serious medical condition.

Parker used to live in Hampton and police said he could have possibly been heading there, but authorities didn’t provide any further information on where he was found.

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