Osceola County deputies track down missing 65-year-old man

Joseph Andrews recently experienced memory loss, deputies say

Joseph Andrews
Joseph Andrews (Orange County Sheriff's Office)

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – Osceola County deputies found a 65-year-old man who had been missing since Wednesday evening.

Joseph Andrews is believed to have left his home on Ariel Avenue in Kissimmee and traveled on foot. Prior to going missing, he was last seen fully dressed in his room wearing a blue and gray jacket, a hat, jeans and sneakers as if he was getting ready to go somewhere.

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Deputies said Andrews has had recent bouts of memory loss that could be a sign of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, although he has not been diagnosed with either.