Deputies seek Orlando man with dementia

Cops: Benjamin Rodriquez Rivera takes medications he does not have with him

Benjamin Rodriquez Rivera.
Benjamin Rodriquez Rivera.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Deputies are asking for the public's help in finding an Orlando man with dementia.

Benjamin Rodriquez Rivera, 67, was last seen at 9 a.m. Saturday. Deputies said he left his home on Short Pine Circle.

The Orange County Sheriff's Office said there is a concern for Rodriquez's well-being because he suffers from dementia and takes medications he does not have with him.

Deputies described Rodriquez as 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 200 pounds and has brown eyes, gray hair, a gray beard and a mustache.

Rodriquez wore blue jean pants, a white T-shirt with gray sleeves, white baseball cap and black shoes. Deputies said he is also wearing eyeglasses with a visor clip and a red wristband on his left wrist.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Orange County Sheriff's Office at 407-836-HELP (4357).