Missing Elderly Man Found in Alexandria

Charles Woody. (Photo: Fairfax Co. Police)

Detectives were notified that Charles Woody was found last night in Alexandria City. He is fine and was picked up by a family member.

Fairfax County Police say 81-year-old Charles Woody was last seen driving a blue 2011 Toyota Camry with license plate “CMWOODY” in the 6800 block of Jefferson Avenue in Falls Church at around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8. Woody, who suffers from memory loss and has gone missing before, is described as 5’9″ tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a medical ID bracelet, possibly a yellow shirt, light blue pants and mismatched shoes. He usually wears prescription eyeglasses.

Police as anyone with information on the whereabouts of Woody to contact Detective S. Sykes at 703-246-7800, or the Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.  Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers electronically by visiting or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637).