Police searching for Madison County man reported missing, endangered

Posted at 3:48 PM, Feb 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-12 15:53:04-05

The Virginia State Police issued a missing endangered media alert for 85-year-old James "Jimmy" Jenkins on behalf of the Madison County Sheriff's Department.

According to the department, Jenkins was last seen at his residence on Ridgeview Road February 4 at 6 p.m.

He is a white male, standing 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 165 pounds, with hazel eyes and brown hair. Police say he was last seen wearing a black and white flannel shirt with blue jeans.

He was believed to be traveling in a blue 2000 Chevy S10 pickup with Virginia tags reading JXM-1011.

The disappearance poses a credible threat to his health and safety, according to the Madison County Sheriff's Department.

If you or someone you know has any information on Jenkins' whereabouts, call the Madison County Sheriff's Department at 540-948-5161.