COLUMBIA, Mo.— Missouri Highway Patrol Troop B has cancelled the alert. Jones is home and safe.

Troop B of the Missouri Highway Patrol has issued a silver advisory alert. Robert E. Jones was last seen driving a dark-blue Buick Lacrosse near Fulton, Mo. on westbound U.S. 54 around 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14 after leaving Boone Hospital against medical advice.


Jones is a Caucasian male, 85-years-old, 5 foot-10-inches tall, 165 pounds, balding, with blue eyes, and glasses. He was last seen wearing a blue-grey sweater-vest over a plaid long-sleeved shirt, and blue jeans. Jones also has dementia.

Anyone with knowledge of Jones’ location is advised to call 911 to reach the nearest law enforcement agency or call Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop B at (660) 385-2131.