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UPDATE: Silver Alert Discontinued for West Man

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(KCEN) -- The Silver Alert for 78-year-old Joseph La Verne Mapes of West, Texas,  has been discontinued.



(KCEN) -- A Silver Alert has been issued for a man from West. 

The Silver Alert was issued on Monday for 78-year-old Joseph La Verne Mapes. 

Mapes is said to have been diagnosed with a cognitive impairment. 

He is described as 5'10", weighing 170 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a long sleeve short and tan pants.

Mapes was last seen at 7 a.m. on Monday in the 9700 block of Heritage Parkway in West. He was driving a 1997 gold Toyota Camry with Texas plate GPY387. 

Officials believe that his disappearance poses a credible threat to his own health and safety. 

If you have any information regarding this missing senior citizen, contact the McLennan County Sheriff's Office at 254-757-5222.

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