Silver Alert issued for Francisco Rodriguez, man with memory issues from Amado, Ariz.

Posted at 4:26 AM, Jul 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-20 07:33:00-04

Pima County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man with memory issues who has been reported missing.

Francisco Rodriguez, 75, was reportedly separated from his wife near Nogales, Ariz., on Tuesday afternoon. He was last seen headed toward Tucson near a border patrol checkpoint along I-19 around 10 p.m. He has not returned to his Amado, Ariz., home.

Sheriff's officials say he drives a beige Ford F-150 crew cab truck with Arizona license plates reading "789NXL". The truck has American Legion stickers and chrome flames near the tailgate handle.

Rodriguez is a Hispanic man, about 5 feet, 8 inches tall and 185 pounds. He has white hair and brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a light blue button-up shirt with items in the pocket. He was also wearing blue jeans and black shoes.

Rodriguez reportedly takes medication for memory difficulties and may become confused.

If you have any information, contact 911 immediately.