74-Yr-Old Olean Man Missing

Update: A disheartening end to the search for 74-year-old Frederic P. Seamans, of Olean, NY, who has been missing since Wednesday.

PA State Police found Seamans’ pickup truck on Friday, January 28 at 7:30 am in Venango County, PA. A search party was assembled, and located him approximately 3 hours later.

Sadly, he did not survive. Authorities say he died while attempting to transfer him to a hospital.

Police do not suspect foul play. Seamans suffered from early stages of Alzheimer’s disease.


OLEAN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Olean Police are looking for a 74-year-old man who has been missing since Wednesday afternoon.

Police say Frederic Seamans has early stages of Alzheimer’s and after leaving a business in Olean around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, was seen heading west on Route 232 around 8 p.m. in Shippenville, Pennsylvania. It is unclear where he might be headed.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    very sad.

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