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Missing: 79-year-old man with medical condition last seen Friday in Lacey

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UPDATE: Police have ended a Silver Alert for a 79-year-old man from Lacey who went missing Friday. Donald Herbert’s Toyota Rav 4 washed up in the Tumwater Valley area Sunday morning, Sergeant Carla Carter said. Herbert was found inside the vehicle.

No other information has been released.


Donald Herbert

Donald Herbert

LACEY, Wash. — Police are looking for a 79-year-old man who was last seen leaving his Lacey home Friday afternoon. Donald Herbert left to run some errands about 3 p.m. and has not been seen or heard from since.

Herbert has a medical condition which requires treatment twice a day and has not completed those treatments.

Police say it’s possible Herbert is driving to Lodi, California to visit a family member, but it’s unusual for him to leave the house without advising his wife.

Herbert was last seen driving a 2016 Silver Toyota Rav 4, Washington License #BBT7150

If you have seen of have any information regarding the whereabouts of Herbert please contact Sergeant DeHan with the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office at 360-790-7416 or Sergeant Slease 360-786-5851.