PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – A missing Portsmouth couple who had last been seen Friday morning have been safely located, according to police.
Virginia State Police had issued a Senior Alert earlier for a missing Portsmouth couple who were last seen Friday morning.
According to Portsmouth police, 78-year-old Marvin Lee Lawrence and 78-year-old Darlene Alice Lawrence were last seen traveling west on High Street West. The couple was seen in a red 4-door 2022 Ford Explorer with Florida tags 5448QZ.
Marvin is described as being 5’6″ and 190 pounds with grey hair and brown eye. Police say he was possibly wearing a grey polo shirt, blue jean shorts, and white sneakers.
Darlene is described as being 5’4″ and 95 pounds with grey hair and blue eyes. Police say she is possibly wearing a light blue sweater, black leggings, and teal and white sneakers.
Virginia State Police say both Marvin and Darlene suffer from cognitive impairment and their disappearance poses a threat to their well-being.
If you have any information about the couple’s whereabouts, call the PPD Special Victims Unit at 757-393-8536 or call the Crime Line.