Authorities issue Virginia Senior Alert for man


Authorities need your help in finding a man who they say suffers from a cognitive impairment and may be in danger.

Wallace Newell, Jr. was last seen at the UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville on April 28 at 8:30 a.m.

He may be driving a white Oldsmobile Bravado with an Ohio license plate of FKL7870.

He is a 74-year-old white man who is 6-foot-1 and weighs 190 pounds. Authorities believe he was wearing a purple or red short-sleeve t-shirt, khaki pants, white sneakers, and a blue or denim light jacket or long-sleeve shirt.

You are asked to contact authorities if you see him.

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