Silver Alert discontinued for senior citizen with cognitive impairment

Joe Tracy has been found safe

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SAN ANTONIOUpdated at 2:22 p.m.:

The Silver Alert has been discontinued, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Original story:

A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 78-year-old man from San Antonio.

San Antonio police say Joe Tracy, 78,  was last seen at 4 p.m. Monday at 660 SW Military Drive. He was driving a silver 2005 GMC Canyon with Texas license plate AZ51444. He was wearing blue jeans and a pullover V-neck shirt. He is missing all of his teeth.

Police believe his disappearance poses a credible threat to his health and safety.

If you have information about Tracy's whereabouts, contact SAPD at 210-207-7660.


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