Update 03/30/19 1:34 p.m.
This alert was canceled, and the man has been found safe.
COPIAH COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA)- A Silver Alert has been issued for 57-year-old Benny Thedford of Wesson.
He is described as a white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 157 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
Thedford was last seen Friday at 1 a.m. in the vicinity of 3109 S. Shady Grove Lane in Wesson.
He was most recently at his residence near that address. He was also last seen wearing blue jeans, a light-colored shirt, and lace-up boots.
Family members said he suffers from a medical condition that may impair his judgment, and that he has a prescription he must take to keep him from having seizures.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Copiah County Sheriff’s Department at 601-894-8831.