UPDATE: Officials say Nielson has been located.
PRYOR, Okla. – Authorities are searching for a 71-year-old man who was reported missing on Friday morning.
Officials with the Pryor Police Department issued a silver alert for 71-year-old Richard Nielson, who was last seen around 5 a.m. on Friday in the 1000 block of S.E. 14th St. in Pryor.
Investigators say Nielson suffers from Alzheimer’s and is new to the area. He was last seen leaving a home in the area on foot sometime around 5 a.m.
Nielson was last seen wearing a black long-sleeved shirt, brown cap, brown shoes and pants.
If you have any information about his whereabouts, call police.