North MS authorities searching for missing elderly man - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

North MS authorities searching for missing elderly man

Missing:  77-year-old Wayne Ward in early stages of Alzheimer's Missing: 77-year-old Wayne Ward in early stages of Alzheimer's

(WMC-TV) –Investigators in Lafayette County, Mississippi are looking for 77-year-old Wayne Ward who disappeared on his way home from work in Memphis.

They say Ward, who is in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, left his shop on the FedEx Ground terminal around 12:15 Monday afternoon.

He was headed home to Abbeville, Mississippi, about 70 miles from Memphis.

No one has seen him since.

Ward was driving a 2011 white Ford F-150 pickup truck.

If you see him, call the Lafayette County Sheriff's Department at 662-234-6421.

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