Missing man found in Waxahachie

Missing man found in Waxahachie
Pictured is 75-year-old Richard Marcum, who was last seen around 4 p.m. Saturday. (Source: Smith County Sheriff's Office)

From the Smith County Sheriff’s Office

SMITH COUNTY Texas (News Release) -

11:40 p.m. update: Richard Marcum was located in Waxahachie, Texas by a concerned citizen. Local law enforcement was notified who, in turn, notified the Smith County Sheriff’s Office. Mr. Marcum was unharmed and his family is on the way to Waxahachie to pick him up.

The Smith County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a missing adult from the Flint area of Smith County. Richard Clifton Marcum (aka Dick) W/M 75, 5’ 4” 150-160 lbs, brown eyes/ black & gray hair drove away from his residence around 4:00 p.m. today. Richard Marcum has been diagnosed with dementia since 2012.

He told his wife he was headed to Albuquerque, NM, where he is originally from, to visit family. He has not driven in two years.

Richard Marcum left in an unknown direction from his residence. He is driving a gray or silver 2005 Toyota Sienna (TX- GGT 3459) which is registered to him. No known damage to vehicle or distinguishing marks. He was last seen wearing a blue plaid short sleeve shirt/ khaki pants/ black shoes. Richard Marcum does not have any of his medication with him.

Richard Marcum is driving a gray or silver 2005 Toyota Sienna that looks like this. (Source: Smith County Sheriff's Office)
Richard Marcum is driving a gray or silver 2005 Toyota Sienna that looks like this. (Source: Smith County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Smith County Sheriff's Office)

DPS is in the process of issuing a Silver Alert at this time. If you see Richard Marcum or this vehicle, please notify the Smith County Sheriff’s Office at (903) 566-6600 or your local law enforcement agency.