A missing Telfair County man recently diagnosed with dementia has been found safe.
Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said 76-year-old Lester "Les" Flaherty was found at about 10 a.m. Tuesday in Milton, Florida.
"He's fine. He was just a little confused," Steverson told The Telegraph.
The sheriff asked the public's help in finding Flaherty after he was last seen at 2:30 p.m. Monday at his home at Bowen Padgett Road in south Telfair County, according to Steverson's Facebook post.
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Flaherty was driving a 1996 red Ford F250 extended cab pickup truck with damage to the hood and driver's side rear bumper.
Hunters and farmers were asked to check fields and off-road areas.
Steverson thanked deputies of the Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office in Florida for their assistance.
Flaherty's family was on their way to pick him up late Tuesday morning.