Missing Knox County veteran found

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UPDATE: “Mr. Jiordano has been located and is safe. Thank you for the assistance and the shares!,” the Knox County Sheriff’s Office said in a mid-morning Facebook post.

The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help as they search for a missing elderly veteran.

The sheriff’s office tells us 73-year-old Robert “Bob” Jiordano was last seen walking out of his Clinton Highway home around 10 a.m. yesterday.

He’s about 5’5” weighing around 170 pounds. He has brown eyes and gray hair.

His family says Jiordano is an insulin diabetic and uses a cane to walk. He could possibly have a case of undiagnosed dementia.

If you have any information, you’re asked to call the sheriff’s office at 865-215-2243.

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