The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 72-year-old Venice man who hasn’t been seen since Sunday.
On Monday, Neil Smith was reported missing by his wife when he didn’t return home and a “be on the lookout” teletype was sent to area law enforcement agencies, according to a news release.
Wednesday, Smith's vehicle was located on the State College of Florida Venice Campus but Smith has not been found. A ground search of the area with the assistance of the Aviation Unit and Sarasota K9 Search and Rescue volunteers has yielded negative results. Smith is 6 feet tall and weighs 210 pounds. A clothing description was not available.
Anyone who sees Smith or has information on his whereabouts is can call Criminal Investigations at 861-1713.