Silver Alert canceled for elderly Holiday man

Posted at 12:30 AM, May 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-04 08:53:02-04


The Pasco County Sheriff's Office reports Samuel Larocca was found safely in Levy County by members of the
Chiefland Police Department this morning. Thanks for sharing his photo.


Pasco County sheriff's deputies have issued a Silver Alert for a missing, elderly man from Holiday.

Samuel Larocca, 88, was last seen about 3 p.m. Tuesday at his home on Tumbleweed Drive, authorities said.

Larocca left his home driving a white, 2016 Hyundai Azera in an unknown direction. The vehicle has a Florida license plate with tag number 484WIJ.

The missing man has been displaying symptoms of early onset of Alzheimer's disease, a Pasco County Sheriff's Office news release states.

Sheriff's officials are asking anyone with information to call the Pasco County Sheriff's Office at (727) 847-8102.