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Missing 75-year-old Seminole County man found safe

James Hlinka reunited with his family

The Seminole County Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing 75-year-old man.
The Seminole County Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing 75-year-old man. (WKMG)

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – UPDATE: A missing 75-year-old Seminole County man has been found safe, deputies said Wednesday morning.

James Hlinka was located in good health and was reunited with his family, according to officials.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Seminole County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a missing 75-year-old man.

Investigators said James Hlinka was last seen around 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday when he left his home on Riverbend Boulevard in Longwood for a doctor's appointment.

The Sheriff's Office said Hlinka has dementia.

Deputies said he was last seen wearing a maroon shirt, greeinish-gray khaki shorts and beige crocs.

He does not have a phone and he is believed to be driving a 2012 white Subaru SUV bearing the Florida tag number of Z8WPL.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911.


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