State police issue senior alert for missing 81-year-old Pittsylvania County man


PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police have issued a senior alert for a missing Pittsylvania County man.

James George Gianakos, 81, was last seen on Oak Hill Road in Cascade, Virginia around 9:30 p.m. Sunday. He is believed to be in danger.

Gianakos is 6' and weighs around 190 lbs. He walks with a limp and carries his left arm close to his body. He was last seen wearing a burnt orange shirt, brown khaki pants, and dark-colored sneakers. 

If you think you see him, please call the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office at 434-432-7931.