Missing 81-year-old man in Houston area has been located, deputies say

Search efforts began for Jack Scott on Friday morning

Pictured is Jack Scott. (KSAT)

CYPRESS, TexasUpdate:

Jack Scott, 81, has been located as of Saturday morning, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

Further details are limited.


Authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 81-year-old man near Houston.

Jack Scott was last seen at 11:30 a.m., Friday, in the 12900 block of Lentando Lane in Cypress, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. He was traveling in a red 2018 Nissan Titan with a Texas license plate that reads, “KXL7398.”

Scott is described as having gray hair, blue eyes and was last seen wearing a maroon shirt, blue jeans and green shoes.

He is also diagnosed with a cognitive impairment, and deputies said his disappearance “poses a credible threat to his own health and safety.”

Anyone with more information on Scott’s whereabouts is urged to contact the HCSO at 713-755-7427.

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