FOUND: Missing elderly man with dementia found safe in truck

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Authorities are calling off a search for a missing elderly man with dementia after he was found safe on Saturday.

According to the Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon told WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes a patrol deputy found Mr. Wilfred Davis, 67, safe in his truck after having been missing since Thursday.

Falcon says Davis was found on Hwy 90 near Bayou L'Ourse. Davis told deputies he had run out of gas.

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