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Missing Tampa man with dementia, 80, found in Ohio

Maurice Kirchberg was found in Ohio on Wednesday after going missing from Tampa a day earlier.

Tampa Police Department

Maurice Kirchberg was found in Ohio on Wednesday after going missing from Tampa a day earlier.

TAMPA — Authorities found an 80-year-old man with dementia who went missing from Tampa in Ohio on Wednesday evening.

Maurice Kirchberg had been last seen at 11 a.m. Tuesday when he and his wife took a nap at their home, 1102 E Yukon St. Police said that when his wife woke up at 12:30 p.m., Kirchberg and their Pontiac minivan were gone. Police issued a Silver Alert.

Tampa police reported he was found in Forest Park, Ohio.

Kirchberg moved to Tampa in November from Dubuque, Iowa.

Missing Tampa man with dementia, 80, found in Ohio 03/16/11 [Last modified: Thursday, March 17, 2011 9:54am]
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