Virginia State Police

Elderly Northumberland Man Missing

Virginia State Police issue an alert for a missing Northumberland senior

June 21, 2019 - 2:19 pm

The Virginia State Police has issued a senior alert on behalf of the northumberland sheriff’s department.

The Northumberland Sheriff's Department is looking for Lewis T. Rice, Sr., a black male, 70 years old, height 5’ 4”, weight 160 lbs, with brown eyes, and gray hair.  he was last seen wearing a blue shirt, dark pants and black and red tennis shoes.

Rice is believed to be in danger and was last seen just before 1:00 a.m. at his home on kingston road in Lottsburg

Police say the missing senior suffers from a cognitive impairment and his disappearance poses a credible threat to his health and safety. He may need medical attention.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact The Northumberland Sheriff's Department at 804-580-5221.