Gregory Walter Banister, who was reported missing early today, has been located and is safe and sound, according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office.
At 9:08 a.m. today, Sept. 13, the Sheriff's Office received a call about a missing man. The incident was reported from the man's residence, 11954 Prince Charles Court, Cape Coral.
Banister, 79, reportedly left his residence Thursday, Sept. 12, and never returned. According the the LCSO, he left in a beige 2013 Toyota Sienna Van with handicapped tag and had packed a small suitcase with clothing. The van is equipped with a lift for his motorized scooter, but he did not have it with him.