Lorain Co. man reported missing found dead, according to police

Robert Lewis, 80, left his home in Elyria, Ohio on Friday

ELYRIA, Ohio (WKBN) - A man from Lorain County who was previously reported missing was confirmed dead on Sunday, according to police.

Robert Lewis, 80, was reported missing through an Endangered Missing Adult Alert on Saturday.

In a press release on the Elyria Police Department Facebook page on Sunday, the Huron County Sheriff's Office stated that a vehicle belonging to Lewis was found in a field. 

The press release stated that Lewis was found deceased on the scene.

Investigators are still looking into the incident, but they believe the death to be an accident. 

Authorities said Lewis was last seen leaving his home on Friday.

The alert said he suffered from memory loss.




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