Missing senior from Sussex County found safe

(Photos: Virginia State Police)

SUSSEX COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia State Police cancelled a senior alert Friday after a missing Sussex County man was found safe.

80-year-old William M. Frierson suffers from a cognitive impairment and his physical safety may have been in danger, state police say.

Frierson was reported missing Wednesday, May 31, from the Wakefield area.

Police said Friday morning that Frierson had been found safe.