Elderly Man Abducted From Nursing Home Found

TAYLOR (WWJ) – UPDATE – Police report that the 90-year-old man who was taken from the Regency Health Care facility in Taylor has been found.

Police are not releasing any other information at this time. Stay with WWJ for your news updates.


The search is on for a 90-year old man who is missing from a Taylor nursing home. Police say Floyd Pickrell was taken from the Regency Health Care facility on Telegraph Road Tuesday night by two men who tried to check him out of the center for dinner.

Police said the men were denied, but later returned, and surveillance video shows them lifting Pickrell over a wall outside the nursing home.

One of the suspect is in custody, but he isn’t cooperating with police or saying where Pickrell is.

Family members say Pickrell suffers from dementia and other health problems.

Anyone with information about Pickrell’s whereabouts is asked to call the Taylor Police Department at (734) 287-6611.


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