Missing man found safe in Hillsborough

Jose Luis Gonzalez (Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office)
Jose Luis Gonzalez (Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office)

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A man who was reported missing has been found, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say Jose Luis Gonzalez, 64, left his Tampa home on Tuesday to go to Lincoln Land, 1928 Sherwood St., in Clearwater. He called his wife at 3 p.m. stating he was lost and not feeling well. Phone contact was last made at 8:15 p.m., but there was no conversation, only breathing and tapping noises could be heard, deputies report.

Gonzalez was traveling in a tan 2008 Chevrolet van that is wheelchair accessible and has special handles. Gonzalez is a double leg amputee and is a diabetic who takes insulin.

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