SJSO seeks help finding missing 75-year-old with dementia

Published 11:44 am Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Detectives with the St. John Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help with locating this man, Terry Vinet.
On Sunday, November 28, 2021, Mr. Vinet left his residence at 513 Mimosa Drive in LaPlace and has not returned.
Mr. Vinet, 75, is described as a white male, very thin, and walks “slumped” over. He is 5-ft., 4-inches tall, weighs about 120 pounds, and has an injury to his left eye.
Mr. Vinet was last seen wearing a black and white baseball hat (same as one in picture) and a black and white jacket, blue jeans, and black shoes.
Mr. Vinet also suffers from dementia and has not taken any medication since November 28, 2021.
Anyone who has information on Mr. Vinet is asked to call Sgt. Carolina Pineda with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 504-494-3840.