Missing 72-year-old man found safe by Lake County deputies

Silver Alert issued for Gregory Vincent Devon Heverling, of Altoona

Gregory Devon, 72, the subject of a Silver Alert on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022. (Lake County Sheriff's Office)

LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said a missing 72-year-old man has been located safe.

A Silver Alert was issued for Gregory Vincent Devon Heverling, 72, of Altoona, according to the deputies.

Heverling left his home at 19912 Rose Road at 11 a.m. on Friday in a silver 2018 Nissan Versa with Florida tag JTJ Z34, and it’s believed he may be attempting to drive to Georgia or Indiana, deputies said.

On Sunday, deputies said Heverling was found safe in Indiana with a family member.

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