Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Missing Alzheimer's Patient in Lincoln County 04/10/2008
Date of News Release: 04/10/2008
(Richmond, KY) - The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department is currently searching for Ralph Watson age 86, of Hustonville. At 9:00 a.m., Mr. Watson dropped his wife off at the Lincoln County Court House and was supposed to be waiting for her, but he apparently left the area. Mr. Watson suffers from Alzheimer's and may be enroute to Georgetown, KY. Mr. Watson is 5'9" in height and weighs 200 lbs. He has blue eyes and balding grey hair. No clothing description is available. He is driving a 2006 Ford Taurus, white in color bearing Kentucky Registration Plate # 187-CAS. Law enforcement officials ask if you see Ralph Watson or this vehicle please contact the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department at (606) 365-4502, the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or (859) 623-2404. The investigating officer is Deputy Donnie Gilliam.