Sliver Alert Discountinued For Missing West Man

By: Paul J. Gately Email
By: Paul J. Gately Email

WEST (August 25, 2014) McLennan County Sheriff’s deputies were searching Monday for
Joseph LaVerne Mapes, 78, who had been missing since early Monday morning and who has been diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment, a Silver Alert issued Monday afternoon said.

The Silver Alert was discontinued at 3:45 p.m. Monday.

It's not known where, or how, Mapes was located.

Mapes is 5-feet, 10-inches, weighs 170 pounds and has gray hair and brown eyes.

Deputies said he was last seen wearing a long sleeve shirt and tan pants.

Mapes was last seen at about 7 a.m. at a residence at 9780 Heritage Parkway, in West.

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