Elderly Local Man Named In Silver Alert Found

Frederick Roland Burgess (Courtesy photo)

TEMPLE (February 21, 2014) A statewide Silver Alert was issued Friday evening for Frederick Roland Burgess, 78, of Temple, who was last seen at around 9 p.m. Thursday at 1806 Ridgeway Dr. in Temple, but the alert was cancelled at around 8 p.m. after he was located.

Details about where and how he was found were not immediately made available.

Burgess has been diagnosed with a cognitive impairment and his disappearance “poses a credible threat to his own health and safety,” the alert said.