Silver Alert issued for missing 77-year-old Ocala man

Investigators said he drives a red 2001 Buick Century with Florida plate Z86AXY

A Silver Alert has been issued for Istvan Franyo. (WKMG)

OCALA, Fla. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 77-year-old Ocala Man.

Istvan Franyo was last seen at his home on SW 54th Court in Ocala around 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

The sheriff’s office said Franyo was last seen wearing a red short-sleeved button-up shirt and tan pants.

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Deputies said Franyone has mental health concerns and does not have a cellphone.

Investigators said he drives a red 2001 Buick Century with the Florida license plate of Z86AXY.

Anyone who knows about his whereabouts is asked to call 911.


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