AQUILLA (April 26, 2010)–Police have issued a Silver Alert for an elderly man missing since Saturday.
Authorities say Richard Gary Parker, 76, was last seen leaving his home the 1900 block of Farm-to-Market 933 in Aquilla.
Richard Gary Parker, 76, of Aquilla, has been missing since Saturday, April 24, 2010, may be suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer’s and desperately needs medication for Type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure.
He was driving a 2004 Dodge extended cab short bed pick up truck with a bed cover with a Texas License Plate number 60V-NX2.
Parker is 6-feet, 2-inches tall and weights around 210 pounds. He was last seen wearing a short sleeve plaid shirt, dark colored blue jeans with tennis shoes and metal framed glasses.
Police say he’s in desperate need of medication for type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure.
His family is concerned he may have wandered from his home and not been able to find his way back.
Anyone with information about Parker or his whereabouts is asked to contact the Hill County Sheriff’s Office at (254) 582-5313 .