Missing elderly Parma man found safe - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Missing elderly Parma man found safe

Richard Thompson, 97, of Parma (Source: Ohio Attorney General's Office) Richard Thompson, 97, of Parma (Source: Ohio Attorney General's Office)
PARMA, OH (WOIO) -

A 97-year-old Parma man who had been reported missing after he failed to show up for a Christmas Eve party, has been found safe.

Parma police said Richard Thompson was found around 10:34 p.m. Monday.

There were concerns about his well-being because his family said Thompson has dementia, and did not have his medication.

Thompson had informed family he would arrive for a gathering in Medina, but never showed up and was missing for hours.

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