Missing man with cognitive impairment found dead

Missing man with cognitive impairment found dead
David Waller (Source: Virginia State Police)

SPOTSYLVANIA Co., Va. (WWBT) - The Virginia State Police have canceled a Senior Alert for a missing man who suffered from a cognitive impairment.

The Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s said 87-year-old David Waller, was last seen in Beaverdam around 6 p.m. on Log Cabin Road on Nov. 8.

He was last seen wearing a light colored jacket, thin black pants and has a silver cane.

Police said Waller suffered from a cognitive impairment which posed a risk to his safety.

Authorities found Waller’s body in the woods early Saturday morning.

Investigators say no foul play was involved in his death.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (540) 582-7115.

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