UPDATE: Missing Elderly Ross County Man with Alzheimer's Located

UPDATE at 6:05 p.m., Wednesday: Mr. Hunter has been located and is safe according to Ross County Sheriff George Lavender.

The original release is below:

Authorities in Ross County are attempting to locate an elderly man with Alzheimer's.

Ross County Sheriff George Lavender reports that David Hunter, 74, walked away from his residence in the 600 block of Musgrove Road at around 2:00 p.m., Wednesday.

Mr. Hunter is described as 5'8", weighing 150 pounds, with gray eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue jacket and a Bass Pro Shops hat.

Anyone with information on Mr. Hunter's whereabouts is encouraged to cal the Ross County Sheriff's Office at 740-773-1185.