Update, 6 a.m. Tuesday:
Elphege Savoy was found unharmed in Port Gibson, Mississippi, Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Allison Hudson said overnight.
Authorities are asking for help locating an 84-year-old man with dementia last seen leaving his Ascension Parish home Monday morning.
Elphege Savoy drove away from his residence in his silver Chevrolet Silverado around 9 a.m. Monday, said Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Allison Hudson.
Savoy, who stands about 5 feet 4 inches, was last seen wearing blue pants and a white shirt, Hudson said, and was driving the pickup with Louisiana plate number B426895.
Hudson asked anyone with information on Savoy’s whereabouts to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at (225) 621-4636, by texting the Sheriff’s Office’s anonymous tipline at 847411 or by contacting Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.