86-year-old Bradenton man missing

BRADENTON - An 86-year-old Bradenton man was missing today from his home, according to Manatee County sheriff deputies.

Gene Berry was last seen at his home around 4:30 .m. in the 800 block of 53rd Avenue East. He got into his 2007 Silver Hyundai Sonata with Florida tag number 082MAN, deputies said. Berry’s whereabouts is unknown and he is believed to be endangered due to his early stages of Alzheimer’s.

His wife mentioned that Berry does have relatives in Iowa and may be heading that way to go back and visit them. Anyone with information about Berry, should contact the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.