An elderly man with dementia who had been reported missing in San Luis Obispo has been found safe.
The Sheriff's Department Search and Rescue Team found 84-year-old Art Armstrong, according to a news release from the San Luis Obispo Police Department. No additional details were released.
An 84-year-old man with dementia has been reported missing in San Luis Obispo.
Art Armstrong was last seen at approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday, according to a news release from the San Luis Obispo Police Department. He is known to walk the area in the 400 block of Bluerock Drive, including the hillsides surrounding the neighborhood.
Officers have searched the area but were unable to find Armstrong. The San Luis Obispo County Search and Rescue Team has been notified, and is coordinating a search.
Armstrong is 5 feet 2 inches tall, 110 pounds and was last seen wearing a gray golfer-style hat, tan jacket, gray pants and yellow walking shoes. Police do not have a picture available to release at this time. He may be confused or disoriented if contacted.
The police department is planning a reverse 911 call to all residents in the Bluerock Drive area. Residents are asked to check for Armstrong in their yards.