Date: March 7, 2002 "For Immediate Release"
To: News Media
From: Sheriff Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
Media Contact:

Aaron Flint, (863) 534-6377 or 502-8262 pager

Information Sought In Missing Person

Polk County Sheriff's Office detectives are seeking information regarding a missing man. 

James Moore, 70, has been missing from the Partner Care Nursing Home located at 4740 Fighter Rd. in Bartow since 12:40 p.m. yesterday (Wednesday, March 6, 2002). Moore is described as 6'6” tall, 115 lbs., has gray hair, a full beard, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing khaki pants, a plaid shirt and black jacket. 

Moore is suffering from the early stages of Parkinson's disease and may shake or tremor against his will. 

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of James Moore should contact Polk Sheriff's Detective Regina Moran at 863-534-6379 or the Polk County Sheriff's Office Missing Persons Unit at 863-519-8066.


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