STEWART COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has canceled a Silver Alert for a missing 64-year-old man after he was found dead in Stewart County.
Officials say Roger Perfors, 64, was last seen walking away from his home on Old Highway 79 Monday morning wearing a red shirt, gray shorts and slippers.
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On Tuesday morning, the TBI announced the body of the missing 64-year-old had been found in Stewart County.
According to the TBI, Perfors had a medical condition that impaired his ability to return home safely without assistance.
The Stewarts County Sheriff’s Office said Perfors was found on the banks of the Cumberland River. At this time, officials believe the missing man fell from the bluff.