East County News Service
December 25, 2017 (Lakeside) – William “Frank” Taylor is home safe for the holidays, thanks to the kindness of community members. The 89-year-old, who suffers from dementia but is very physically fit, vanished from 7900 Shalamar Drive in Lakeside around 5 p.m. last night.
He left without a jacket, wearing only a long-sleeve blue shirt, jeans and tennis shoes on a chilly winter night. Fortunately, he was found a short time later, the Sheriff’s department announced at 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
The announcement added, “The Sheriff's Department wishes to thank the public for their assistance in locating Mr. Taylor. He has been reunited with his family.