UPDATE: Tucson police locate missing man with Alzheimer's
72-year-old Nicolas Flores was last seen at his care home, located at 1313 West Magee Road, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. His hair is shorter now and he is clean shaven. If you have information about Flores' whereabouts, please call 9-1-1 immediately.
CREATED Apr. 13, 2013
Web Producer: Taylor Higgins
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Pima County sheriff's say that the elderly man suffering from Alzheimer's who went missing Saturday has been found.
Deputy Tom Peine with the Pima County Sheriff's Department said 71-year-old Nicolas Flores was last seen at his care home, located at 1313 West Magee Road, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
Authorities at his care home noticed Flores' was missing when he didn't join everyone for lunch, according to Peine.
Peine says the car home workers conducted an extensive search inside and outside of the facility before calling 9-1-1.
Search and Rescue volunteers and law enforcement from other agencies assisted deputies in the search for Flores.
Tucson police finally located Flores Sunday morning, just before 9:00 a.m.