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New Albany man subject of silver alert found safe in Alabama

James H. Riddle | Photo: MBI

James Riddle has been found safe in Alabama.

Posted: Apr 10, 2018 11:27 PM
Updated: Apr 10, 2018 11:43 PM

SNEAD, Ala. (WTVA) - The New Albany police department says James Riddle, 80, has been found safe. 

Chief Chris Robertson receiving the phone call Tuesday around 11 p.m. that Riddle was located in Snead, Alabama. 

New Albany police issued a silver alert early Tuesday morning after family members told them Riddle hasn't been seen since Monday afternoon and suffers from a medical condition that may impair his judgment. 

Chief Robertson says Riddle's family are making arrangements to be reunited with him.

Snead, Alabama is approximately 202 miles east of New Albany.

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