Missing 69-year-old man on West Side found safe, deputies say

Richard Scott Rider disappeared Wednesday in the 3000 block of Metone Way.

Pictured is Richard Scott Rider, 69. (BCSO/KSAT)

SAN ANTONIOUpdate:

Richard Scott Rider has been found safe, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office.

No further details have been released.

Original:

A search is ongoing for a 69-year-old man who recently disappeared on the city’s West Side, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office.

Richard Scott Rider was last seen around 5:09 p.m. Wednesday in the 3000 block of Metone Way.

Deputies said Rider has a medical condition that requires medication and his family says he walks bow-legged.

He’s also described as having brown hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing blue jean shorts, blue/grey shoes with white socks, a Dallas Cowboys baseball cap and a Dallas Cowboys grey short sleeve shirt.

Anyone with more information on Rider’s whereabouts is urged to contact the BCSO at 210-335-6000.

Update: RICHARD HAD BEEN LOCATED AND IS SAFE ⚠️‼️SILVER ALERT!‼️⚠️ The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office needs your help...

Posted by Bexar County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, March 17, 2022

About the Author:

Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.