Gary Sokol Missing, 77-year-old man’s body found Bonsall.
According to Police, the 77-year-old man was reported missing late last week was found dead on a property in Bonsall.
The body of Gary Sokol was located Monday, the department said in a tweet. Sokol, who had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.
He was reported missing at about 6:30 p.m. Friday and last was seen by a neighbor Thursday night.
Deputies said Sokol was on hospice and suffered “severe hallucinations” when not taking his medication, and it was believed he had not taken his medication for several days, the department said Friday.
He was presumed to have walked away from his home near Wrightwood Road and Lilac Road, leaving behind a hat and jacket in the driveway and his medications and phone at home.
“We thank the assistance of our community members as well as Search and Rescue, San Diego Mountain Rescue, and Senior Volunteers for helping in this search,” the department said.
There where no additional details about the circumstances of Sokol’s death.