Silver Alert cancelled after missing Bellevue man found safe

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Robert Archer Jr

Robert Archer, Jr. (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police cancelled a Silver Alert Tuesday morning for an 81-year-old man with Alzheimer’s missing from Bellevue.

Officers said Robert Archer, Jr. was located safe and unharmed in the 7600 block of Old Harding Pike, sitting inside his Chevy Avalanche, which had run out of gas.

His wife reported him missing after he left in their truck.

Archer, who is retired, told his wife that he was late for work, officers said. His previous places of employment have been notified.

Metro police reported a West precinct officer was driving home when he spotted Archer’s vehicle and recognized it from the Silver Alert.

Archer has since been reunited with his family.

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