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Ernest Decker

The Tyler Police Department has found a missing elderly man with dementia.

Public Information Officer Det. Andy Erbaugh said Ernest Deckard has been found and is in good condition.

Deckard, 91, left a residence in the 1300 block of Pegues Avenue in Tyler Wednesday afternoon driving a 2006 tan Kia Rio 4 door with a Texas license plate number DVJ8912 at about 1 p.m. on Wednesday, according to a news release.



I came to the Tyler Morning Telegraph in September 2019. I report on crime, courts, breaking news and various events in Tyler and East Texas.

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