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Authorities look for missing Town 'N Country man with Alzheimer's

Published Nov. 19, 2012

TAMPA — Authorities were searching Sunday night for a man who doesn't speak English and has no cell phone, but suffers from Alzheimer's disease and walked away from his home.

Hillsborough County deputies said that Tae Pong So, 69, left his Town 'N County home Sunday afternoon.

He was described as a Korean man, 5-foot-5 and 150 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair with gray on the sides. He was last seen wearing khaki pants, a gray polo shirt and brown sandals. Authorities said his address and home phone number are attached to his belt.

Anyone with information about the case was asked to call the Sheriff's Office at (813) 247-8200.