Missing Fort Stockton man found safe

Missing Fort Stockton man found safe

FORT STOCKTON, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: According to a press release from the Fort Stockton Police Department, Ismael "Trivilin" Benavides was found safe this afternoon.

Authorities say Benavides was found south of Andrews.

The report stated a Facebook friend located and followed Benavides and nearby law enforcement were alerted.

Officials say Benavides was found in good health.


A search is underway for a missing man with Alzheimer's.

Fort Stockton Police are looking for Ismael "Trivilin" Benavides.

Police say Benavides was last seen on Monday afternoon traveling north on U.S. Highway 1053 from Fort Stockton in his 1989 blue/silver Chevy pickup truck bearing Texas license plate CA24127.

According to the report, family members told police that he may have been spotted in the area of Andrews and Seminole.

Authorities say Benavides drives very slow and is hard to be missed.

If you have any information on Benavides whereabouts, please contact Fort Stockton Police at (432) 336-4600.

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