UPDATE: 74 year old located and safe. VBPD requesting public assistance to find missing elderly person

Saturday, August 18, 2018

UPDATE:  The 74 year old, Roy Mitchell, has been located and is safe.  

​Virginia Beach Police Department is seeking public assistance to locate a missing elderly male in need of medication.  Roy Mitchell is a white male, 74 years old and was last seen by his family around 5:00a.m. on this date.  He may be wearing glasses, dark shorts and a red T-shirt while driving a red 2016 Ford Explorer with OHIO license plates: GXK-4627. 

If located, please contact Virginia Beach Police Department-Missing Persons Detective: Detective A.J. Edwards at 757-385-8481 or the VBPD non-emergency line: 757-385-5000. 

Please see attached photo of Roy Mitchell.  

MPO Patrick Kane

Virginia Beach Police Department

Public Affairs Office

2509 Princess Anne Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23456