UPDATE: 9:30 p.m. – An Independence man who went missing this afternoon has been found safe. an undated alert by highway patrol, indicates 78 year old William P. Totty departed from his residence without necessary medication around 4:30 p.m.

INDEPENDENCE, MO – An Independence man is missing according to an endangered silver advisory alert.

A news release from just after 8 p.m. Sunday by Highway Patrol indicates, William P. Totty, 78, departed from his residence without necessary medication and has not been heard from since 4:30 p.m. Totty is described as a white male, 5’7″, 145 lbs, gray hair, blue eyes, wearing a gray at, orange shirt and jean shorts. He is diagnosed with dementia and diabetes.

Anyone with information should contact the nearest law enforcement agency by dialing 911.

Call the Independence Police Department at 816-836-3600.