4/16/14 Update: The Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office advises that Mr. Jess E. Gratehouse was located in Greensboro, NC.
From Lynchburg Police: On April 15, 2014 an elderly white male who had an apparent injury was observed in the area of Old Forest Road and Lakeside Drive near The Fresh Market shopping center. The male was driving a burgundy 2006 Nissan Frontier Truck with Texas tags, CNL-7005. The male left the shopping center and was last seen near the Lynchburg College area. The driver of the truck is believed to be Jess Gratehouse, an 81 year old white male who suffers from dementia. He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and blue jeans. Gratehouse is listed as a missing person from Spotsylvania County.
If located, please call 911 immediately.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Det. K.S. Mitchell (434) 455-6122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900. Visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website to enter a web tip, or text “CVCS” plus your message to 274637.
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