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UPDATED: Missing Alzheimer's patient found

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TRACY CITY, MARION COUNTY (WRCB) - The missing elderly Alzheimer's patient on the Marion County side of Tracy City has been found.

A dispatcher tells Channel 3, the elderly man walked away from his house on Browns Hollow Road Monday morning at 8:00.

He was found just after 1:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Family reported him missing on Monday evening and the search has been underway since then.

Several agencies were involved including Marion County Fire & Rescue, HamCo STARS, THP chopper & crew, Grundy Co Sheriff's plane & crew, Marion Co sheriff's deputies, and Coffee County K-9 unit.

Channel 3 Eyewitness News has a crew on this story and will have updates throughout the day on WRCBtv.com.

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