Senior Alert canceled after missing Loudoun Co. man found safe

Posted at 9:52 PM, Dec 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-29 04:38:02-05

The Senior Alert for Loudoun County man has been canceled.

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was looking for Albert Vandegriek Jr., 89, who was last seen Monday at 12:45 p.m. on Providence Village Drive in Sterling.

Police say he is 6’ 2” with black eyes, and white hair. He was possibly wearing blue sweatpants, blue shoes, and a blue sweatshirt. According to officials, he was also possibly driving a white 2004 Subaru Outback wagon with Virginia plates: ZJ-2363. The vehicle has a wheelchair carrier on the back.

Vandegriek suffers from a cognitive impairment and his disappearance posed a credible threat to his health and safety, officials say.

State police said that Vandegriek was later found safe.