Suffolk man found safe

Published 8:31 pm Friday, January 21, 2022

UPDATE: Norman Fletcher was located safely early Saturday morning by the Isle of Wight Sheriff’s Office. The Suffolk Police Department thanked everyone for their assistance.

Earlier: The Suffolk Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing man.

Norman Fletcher, 83, left his residence in Suffolk around 11 a.m. Friday and was thought to be heading to the 500 block of East Washington Street, according to a Suffolk Police Department press release. He never arrived at his destination.


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He does not have a cell phone, and there has been no contact since he went missing. Fletcher is driving a silver 2008 Lexus EX350 with Virginia tags of JMM-8980. The vehicle was last seen eastbound on Mercury Boulevard in Hampton at approximately 5:51 p.m. Fletcher has a medical condition and requires medication.

If anyone sees Fletcher, please check on his medical wellbeing. If anyone has seen or had contact with Fletcher, or has any further information, please contact the Suffolk Police Department’s Emergency Communications Center, at 757-923-2350, option 8.