Purple Alert issued for man who went missing at Daytona Speedway, police say

James Williams, 50, has been missing for more than a week, police said

James Williams, 50 (Daytona Beach Police Department)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.A Purple Alert was issued Monday for a man last seen more than a week ago in Daytona Beach, according to the police.

Police said they are still looking for 50-year-old James Williams, who was last sighted July 23 at the Daytona International Speedway.

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Police are asking for anyone with information to contact investigators by phone at (386) 671-5207 or by email at WallaceJayson@DBPD.us.

A Purple Alert is issued to help find missing people who may be suffering from mental or cognitive disabilities.

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