Missing Clarksville man with Alzheimer's found in Florida - WSMV News 4

Missing Clarksville man with Alzheimer's found in Florida

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Donald Wilson (Source: Clarksville PD) Donald Wilson (Source: Clarksville PD)
CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

An elderly man from Clarksville has been found safe in Florida.

Donald Wilson, 87, was reported missing by his wife on Wednesday. 

Police said Wilson has Alzheimer’s and had not been taking his medication for a few days.

His wife dropped him off at the YMCA around 8 a.m. When she returned around 9:45 a.m., she was told he left with a friend, but he never returned home.

Later in the day, Wilson told his wife he was on a bus to Florida. Police said Wilson purchased a bus ticket to Tampa, FL.

Just after 8 a.m. Thursday, police in Clarksville learned that Wilson had been found in Orlando.

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