11:45 a.m. Thursday UPDATE: Gaspare Volpe has been found in Coral Springs and is safe, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said.
Original story: An 81-year-old suburban West Palm Beach man who authorities say suffers from Alzheimer’s disease has gone missing, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.
A Silver Alert was issued for Gaspare Volpe, who was last seen about 9 a.m. as he drove away from his home on Torreyanna Circle in the Stonewall Estates community off Northlake Boulevard just west of Ibis Golf & Country Club. He was driving a 2012 Gray Dodge Caravan with Florida license plate Z6PSQ.
Volpe was last seen wearing a white golf shirt and brown pants, the sheriff’s office said.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 561-688-3400, or the nearest law-enforcement agency.