A Silver Alert was issued Tuesday evening for an 82-year-old man who suffers from an undisclosed medical condition, may become disoriented and was last seen in Temecula.
Gordon Thies was last seen about 6:40 p.m. and was believed to be driving a silver 2014 Toyota Prius with California license plate number 7ROY871, according to the California Highway Patrol, which issued the alert on behalf of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. An approximate location where Thies was last seen was not disclosed.
Thies is white, 6 foot tall and weighs 200 pounds with white hair and blue eyes and wears glasses. He was believed to be wearing tan pants, a blue jacket and brown plaid shirt, the CHP said.
Anyone who sees Thies was asked to call 911.
The Silver Alert program was established to issue and coordinate alerts involving the unexplained or suspicious disappearance of elderly, developmentally disabled or cognitively impaired individuals, according to the California Highway Patrol.