Silver Alert Issued For Largo Man With Dementia

Pinellas county deputies are requesting the public’s help in locating a 73-year-old male identified as James Austin of Largo.

Deputies say he was last seen leaving his residence off Oak Village Drive at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

Austin is described as a black male, 6’00” tall, weighing 180 pounds, brown eyes and short black hair. He is driving a 2007 Isuzu Ascender 4-door, silver in color with Florida tag G63-4WQ.

Police say he suffers from early stages of dementia and is endangered. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact their local law enforcement immediately.