73-year-old Kissimmee man is missing, and deputies want your help


KISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to find a missing elderly man.

Kenneth Ray Gautney, 73, was last seen about 2 p.m. Jan. 5, when he left an assisted living facility in Kissimmee. He is free to come and go at his leisure, but he has not returned and did not check out as required. He did not tell staff about plans to leave.

He was last seen wearing a grey shirt, black sweatpants, and a dark colored hat and uses a wheelchair to get around. He has no mental or medical conditions, the sheriff’s office said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222.

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