Missing Alzheimer's patient from Newberry found

Johnnie Pat Pitts,75

NEWBERRY, SC (WACH)-- The elderly man with Alzheimer's who wandered off Tuesday afternoon, has been found.

Johnnie Pat Pitts, 75, was last seen around 1:00 p.m.Tuesday at a home on Brown Chapel Circle, which is located just to the northwest of Newberry, before he went missing.

Pitts is described as a black man, about 6 foot two inches tall, and weighing about 190 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black and brown plaid shirt and blue jeans.

Newberry Deputies had investigators and blood hounds on the scene.