Ormond Beach police search for man, 82, with mild dementia

William Cox last seen at Grand Villas Assisted Living Facility, police say

William Cox
William Cox

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – Ormond Beach police are asking for the public's help in finding an 82-year-old man.

Police said William Cox was last seen at 4 p.m. at the Grand Villas Assisted Living Facility, where he is currently residing.

Cox has mild dementia, but is alert and aware, according to staff.

Cox had recently made comments about wanting to go home, police said. He does not drive and is believed to be traveling on foot.

Cox was last seen wearing a black sports style T-shirt and denim blue jeans, police said.

Anyone who has seen Cox is asked to contact the Ormond Beach Police Department or Volusia County Sheriff's Central Dispatch to report his whereabouts.