Police: Missing Sussex County man found safely

UPDATE: William Frierson has been located safely, according to Virginia State Police.

Frierson went missing Thursday from Sussex County.

The Senior Alert issued to help find him has therefore been canceled.

WAKEFIELD, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia State Police has issued a senior alert for William M. Frierson, who went missing from Sussex County on Thursday.

Frierson, 80, suffers from a cognitive impairment and police believe he may be in danger.

He is believed to be driving a Silver 2008 Lincoln Mkz, license plate WUH 7926. Frierson is 5’9″ tall and weighs 155 pounds. He was last seen wearing Khaki pants.

State police are asking anyone with information to contact the Sussex County Sheriff’s Department at 434-246-5000.

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