UPDATE: Police locate missing elderly man in Liberty Township
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP -- A 78-year-old missing Liberty Township man was found early Monday in the woods near his farm, officials said earlier today.
Thomas Vincent, 78, was reported missing by family members at about 4 p.m. Sunday when he left home for a walk, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office. His family was searching for him all evening, and officials released a CodeRED alert for Vincent at 11:06 p.m., with authorities asking for the public's heal in locating Vincent.
Vincent had become disoriented and was found by deputies wandering near the family farm at about 3 a.m. Monday. The deputies used their newest K-9 deputy, Jessie, to help in the search. The U.S. Border Patrol also assisted, officials said.