Search for missing Jefferson County man

By: Nick Bona Email
By: Nick Bona Email

JEFFERSON COUNTY (WVLT) -- Jefferson County Deputies spent Saturday searching for an elderly man who disappeared that morning while his wife was asleep.

Investigators say Daniel Wilkerson, 64 of Dandridge was last seen around 7:00 AM Saturday near Jefferson County High School.

According to family members, Mr. Wilkerson has several medical problems including Parkinson's Disease, and needs his medication. He is believed to be wearing a polo shirt and jeans.

If you have seen him, please call the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department at 865-475-2002.


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