Missing man found safe

Posted at 3:44 PM, Jan 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-25 17:12:49-05

UPDATE: He has been found


The Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating an 84-year-old man with dementia who went missing in Pitkin.

84-year-old William Kemp reportedly left his home in the area of Bill Kemp Road in Pitkin, at around noon. He was driving a Ford pickup bearing LA Plate # W748972.

William Kemp and his truck / Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office

Kemp suffers from dementia and may be confused as to his whereabouts, according to deputies.

Anyone who comes into contact with Kemp should contact VPSO at 337-238-1311.