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Tampa man with Alzheimer's missing since Tuesday

TAMPA — Deputies were searching Wednesday morning for a 68-year-old man with Alzheimer's disease who has been missing since walking away from home Tuesday afternoon.

Deputies said Loyal Francis Hull was last seen leaving his home at 6815 Robinswood Lane about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. A family member reported him missing about 9:30 p.m.

Hillsborough deputies used police dogs and a helicopter to search Hull's neighborhood Tuesday night. They also distributed fliers to people who live nearby.

Hull is described as white, about 6 feet tall, 210 pounds, with hazel eyes and short dark hair. He was wearing beige pants, a red white and blue polo shirt, and a hooded green sweatshirt.

His family told deputies that he has Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and schizophrenia.

Deputies said anyone with information could contact the Sheriff's Office at (813) 247-8200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.

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Tampa man with Alzheimer's missing since Tuesday 03/31/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 31, 2010 11:01am]
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