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Missing 94-year-old Palm Bay man found dead in Indian River

George Robbins had last been seen by his wife Tuesday night

(Credit: Palm Bay police)
(Credit: Palm Bay police) (WKMG)

A missing 94-year-old Palm Bay man has been found dead, according to police.

Palm Bay police said George Robbins was found dead Wednesday morning in the Indian River.

Investigators said no foul play is suspected.

“The family and the PD are thankful for all of your thoughts and prayers for the recovery of our missing resident. Unfortunately, he was the decedent we located this morning,” a Palm Bay police Facebook comment stated. “A very sad ending to this day. Please keep his family in your continued thoughts and prayers. We are thankful for all of the good people in our community who care so much about each other.”

Police said Robbins had last been seen by his wife at 11 p.m. Tuesday. She discovered his car was missing at 2 a.m. Wednesday, police said. Robbins’ red 2019 Subaru Forester was located at 8 a.m. Wednesday near U.S. 1 and Malabar Road, according to authorities.


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