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Missing Tampa man found dead in New Tampa park

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Posted at 1:09 PM, Apr 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-04 00:28:25-04

UPDATE:

Jerome Connley was found deceased in a wooded area at New Tampa Nature Park.  No foul play suspected.

 
ORIGINAL STORY:
 
Police are searching for a missing 67-year-old man who has dementia and post-traumatic stress disorder.
 
Jerome M. Connley was last seen about 2 p.m. Saturday in the New Tampa area, according to Tampa Police Department. He left his apartment to drive to a store but never returned.
 
Officers found his car and wallet in New Tampa Park.
 
He was last seen wearing a dark green University of South Florida shirt and olive colored shorts. He stands 5-foot-10 and weighs about 175 pounds.
 
If you know of his whereabouts, call 911.