Sarasota sheriffs locate missing Venice man

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Posted: Monday, March 10, 2014 10:28 am

SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is searching for a Venice man that went missing Sunday night. UPDATE: Ramsey has been found and has returned home. His condition is described as "fine."

70-year-old Ira E. Ramsey of Venice was last seen at 5:30 p.m. on March 9 leaving his Constance Road home and heading to Calvary Baptist Church. Ramsey suffers from heart problems and Parkinson's disease, and authorities are concerned about his whereabouts and well being.

Ramsey was last seen driving his 2008 red Toyota convertible with a cream colored top and a Florida licence plate DV5535A.

Anyone with information about this investigation can contact the Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Bureau at 941-861-4900 or Crime Stoppers at 941-366-TIPS (8477) or via text message by texting TIP109 plus a message to CRIMES (274637).

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