At about 7 a.m. today the St. Francois County Sheriff's Department confirmed that an 80-year-old man who had been missing since Wednesday afternoon had been located.
According to St. Francois County Sheriff Dan Bullock, Charles D. Reever was located outside Jefferson City at about 6 a.m. Reever had gone missing at about 3 p.m. Wednesday from his home west of Doe Run.
At the time he disappeared Reever was driving a gold 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee. It was reported he may be suffering from dementia.
The sheriff said this morning that he was told Reever was found in his vehicle in a ditch on the outskirts of Jefferson City. He was reportedly cold and disoriented, but appeared to have no life-threatening injuries.