Missing James City County senior found safe

87-year-old Leland Dingee, reported missing from James City County.
87-year-old Leland Dingee, reported missing from James City County.(Virginia State Police)
Published: May. 30, 2023 at 5:33 AM EDT
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JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: Leland Dingee has been found safe. The Senior Alert has been canceled.

EARLIER STORY: A Senior Alert has been issued for a missing 87-year-old man from the Williamsburg area, according to Virginia State Police.

Leland S. Dingee, of James City County, was last reported seen May 29 at 11:13 p.m. on Smokehouse Lane.

Dingee is 5′9″ and 185 pounds, with white curly hair and blue eyes. He was possibly last seen wearing a long-sleeve blue top with white stripes, beige shorts, knee-high socks, and blue/orange sneakers. Police say Dingee might be driving a light green 2010 Subaru Forester with Virginia tags reading XGH-4682.

Stock photo of 2010 Subaru Forester.
Stock photo of 2010 Subaru Forester.(Virginia State Police)

Dingee suffers from cognitive impairment and his disappearance poses a threat to his health and safety, according to police.

Anyone with information on Dingee’s location is asked to call the James City County Police Department at 757-566-0112.