‘Golden Alert’ canceled for Lexington man with signs of dementia

Photo courtesy of Lexington Police Department

UPDATE: (5/7/21 8 A.M.) – Lexington police have canceled a Golden Alert for Larry Hawkins. According to police, the 73-year-old has been found and is safe.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Lexington Police Department issued a ‘Golden Alert’ Friday for a missing man showing recent signs of dementia.

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Larry J. Hawkins, 73, was last seen around 10:30 p.m. Thursday at a home on Mangrove Drive. His wife discovered him, and their white 2015 Nissan Altima, missing around 3 a.m. Friday. The license plate is Kentucky plate: 0567EZ

Hawkins also takes medication for diabetes and depression.

Hawkins is approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall, 250 pounds and with gray hair although he is balding.

Anyone who sees Hawkins or may have information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Lexington Police Department.