UPDATE: Tuesday, September 17, 2013
A missing elderly man has been safe in Oklahoma.
KAKE News was contacted by the man's family who tell us he was found in Tulsa, Oklahoma after becoming lost. A Sedgwick County 911 dispatch supervisor also confirmed to KAKE that 81-year-old William McBride was found safe.
McBride, who authorities say suffered from Alzheimer's, disappeared around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Wichita Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing man who has Alzheimer's.
The man being sought is 81-year-old William McBride. He's 5 feet, 7 inches tall, weighs approximately 180 pounds and has gray hair and blue eyes. He was last seen around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday wearing a camo t-shirt, blue pants and sunglasses.
McBride was seen driving a silver Buick Century with Kansas tag VUX 736 and a vanity plate on the front that reads 'Jo.' The car may also have a lawn mower in the trunk.
If you've seen this man or his car, you're asked to call 911.