UPDATE: Man reported missing found in Tupelo

James Riddle

Police in New Albany originally asked for the public's help Saturday evening in locating an elderly man suffering from dementia who had been reported missing.

Posted: Oct 27, 2018 6:16 PM
Updated: Oct 29, 2018 9:13 AM

10/27/18 7:07 p.m.

New Albany police say James Riddle was found in Tupelo at a nursing home where he was visiting his wife.

See the original post below.

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in New Albany hope you can help officers find an elderly man suffering from dementia who is missing.

James Riddle, 81, was last seen by his family two days ago at their home in the 400 block of North Street.

Riddle stands 6-feet-1-inch tall and weighs 160 pounds.

He is believed to be walking instead of traveling in a vehicle.

If you see Riddle, you are asked to call New Albany police at 662-534-2222.

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