Senior Alert canceled for missing 83-year-old Culpeper man with cognitive, vision impairments

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Posted at 5:50 AM, Apr 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-12 17:32:12-04

CULPEPER, Va. - Virginia State Police have canceled the Senior Alert for a missing 83-year-old man.

On behalf of the Culpeper Police Department, State Police issued a Senior Alert for 83-year-old Robert William Steele, who was last seen leaving his home on Elmwood Drive Sunday, April 11, around 1:30 a.m. in Culpeper.

Police say he was last seen wearing a camo outerbanks hat, a blue checkered shirt with green/white undershirt and blue jeans. He was said to be driving a 1993 Mercury Topaz with Virginia registration: UTV5814.

Steele is a white male standing at 5’ 8”, weighing 120 lbs. with blue eyes and gray/blonde hair.

He suffers from cognitive and vision impairment, and officials said his disappearance posed a threat to his health and safety.

State Police did not release any further details.