Missing Adult Located Within 17 Minutes With SafetyNet System
Press Release 05/23/2013
On May 23, 2013 at approximately 5:04 p.m. deputies were notified of a missing elderly male. It was learned that Robinson walked away from his residence and his location was unknown. Robinson suffers from dementia and was considered endangered. Deputies learned that Robinson was wearing a SafetyNet bracelet and deputies were able to obtain the frequency number for Robinson and relayed the information to Hillsborough deputies with the SafetyNet tracking equipment. Hillsborough aviation equipped with the SafetyNet receiver was able to pick up Robinsons location and relay to patrol units to his location. After approximately 17 minutes of the tracking equipment being activated, Robinson was located in the area of Anderson Road and Elmfield Drive.