Manatee County man found deceased after missing for more than a week
Published: May. 22, 2023 at 12:14 PM EDT|Updated: May. 26, 2023 at 10:09 AM EDT
BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) - The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) has confirmed that a local man who had been missing for more than week has been found deceased.
Deputies say Fredrick Bacon was found dead along the bank of a pond, not far from where he was last seen on May 17th.
Bacon reportedly suffered from dementia and would often get disoriented.
Detectives are conducting a death investigation. Foul play is not suspected and law enforcement officers say his death appears to be accidental.
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