Update: Missing Man With Dementia Located

October 9, 2017

Authorities are searching for a missing 73-year old man that suffers from dementia and other medical problems.

Joseph “Joe” Ferland was last seen Friday, October 6 at his home in the 4400 block of Cerny  Road off Mobile Highway.  He was last seen wearing a faded brown and white, button-down shirt with vertical stripes, blue shorts, and black Under Armor tennis shoes.

Ferland is 5′4″ and weighs and 190 pounds. He has gray hair and blue eyes.

Ferland suffers from dementia, anxiety, high blood pressure, and vertigo. He stopped taking his medication on October 3.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office at (850) 436-9620 or 911.

Comments





Have a comment on this story?

We welcome your comments on this story, but there are some rules to follow::

(1) Be Nice. No comments that slander another, no racism, no sexism, no personal attacks.

(2) No Harrassing Comments. If someone says something bad about you, don't respond. That's childish.

(3) No Libel. That's saying something is not true about someone. Don't do it.

(4) Keep it clean. Nothing vulgar, obscene or sexually related. No profanity or obvious substitutions. Period.

(5) NorthEscambia.com reserves the right to remove any comments that violate our rules or we think to be inappropriate. We are not responsible for what is posted. Comments may not appear right away until they are approved by a moderator.

(6) Limit your comments to the subject in this story only, and limit comments to 300 words or less. Do not post copyrighted material. Comments will not be added to stories that are over 30 days old.

(7) No posts may advertise a commercial business or political group, or link to another commercial web site or political site of any kind.