The Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit says a missing elderly man was found deceased inside of his vehicle on Tuesday.
77-year-old John Douglas Perry was reported missing on Tuesday by family members. He had not been seen since Monday around 8 a.m.
A search by law enforcement and family members revealed Perry's car off the roadway on New Watermelon Road. Investigators believe Perry drove off the roadway into a tree. He was deceased on the scene.
Tuscaloosa police are investigating. They do not believe foul play to be involved.
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