UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled after missing Bourbon Co. man found

Officials have issued a Golden Alert for Billy G. Dale in Bourbon County.
Officials have issued a Golden Alert for Billy G. Dale in Bourbon County.(Bourbon County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jul. 30, 2020 at 9:42 PM EDT
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BOURBON COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A Facebook post from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says Billy G. Dale, the subject in a golden alert released earlier this week, has been found.

The post, which appeared at 10 p.m. on Friday evening does not say where Dale was found but does say that he is safe.


The Bourbon County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Golden Alert for 85-year-old Billy G. Dale.

Officials say Dale left his home in the Little Rock community of Bourbon County around 11 a.m. in his 2009 red Ford F250 truck.

The truck has red lettering “Big Red” across the front windshield and the license plate registered to the truck is 980JYG out of Kentucky.

The sheriff’s office says Dale was last seen wearing blue work pants and a white polo shirt with a black stripe horizontally.

Dale has been diagnosed with Dementia as well as other medical issues that require daily medicine administration, the sheriff’s office says.

Officials ask that if you see him, call 911 and report his location.

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