Police seek missing person with dementia

Published 10:17 am Tuesday, February 5, 2019


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Ronell Stephens

The Franklin Police Department is seeking a missing person with dementia.

According to Capt. Tim Whitt, spokesman for the department, Ronell Stephens, 61, was reported missing at 7:42 p.m. on Monday. He had been visiting with family members at Southampton Memorial Hospital when he walked out between 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

He is described as a dark-skinned black male, 6 feet tall, weighing approximately 200 pounds, wearing green shorts, a green shirt and a black hat.

If anyone sees Ronell Stephens, they are asked to call 911 or Franklin Police at 562-8575.