Missing and Endangered Adult


UPDATE: Mr. Smith has been found safe. Thank you for your help disseminating the information.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance locating a 78-year-old man.
On November 29, 2020, at 10:30 a.m., it was discovered that Nelson Smith left his residence, on Shady Shores Drive, traveling in an unknown direction. Mr. Smith is in a 2014 Ford F-150, GA Tag: PEX3727.  Detectives believe he may be traveling to Georgia.
Mr. Smith is considered endangered due to a Dementia diagnosis. He does not have a cell phone with him.
Anyone who has information on Mr. Smith’s whereabouts is asked to call HCSO at (813) 247-8200.
Nelson Smith
  • 78 years old
  • B/M
  • Approximately 5’09”
  • 150 lbs
  • Last seen wearing a black leather jacket