MANATEE -- A silver alert has been issued for a Cortez man, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Billy Shepherd, 65, was reported missing Thursday morning by his brother, who last saw him Wednesday afternoon. According to a report, Shepherd has several medical issues and does not have his medications with him. Deputies say he also suffers from memory loss.
According to a release, Shepherd has a driver's license out of Texas and should be driving a 2013 black Ford Focus with a Texas handicap license tag ZB6.
Those with information on Shepherd's whereabouts can call the Manatee County Sheriff's Office at 941-747-3011.