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He's been found: 69-year-old man with Alzheimer's reported missing in Sumter

Sumter County Sheriff searching for Kenneth Singleton, reported missing Thursday afternoon
Credit: KHOU

SUMTER, S.C. — A missing man with Alzheimer's Disease in Sumter County has been found.

The Sumter County Sheriff's Office originally requested the public's help finding a 69-year-old man. However, deputies now report he has been found at a local restaurant and returned home safely.

The man was first reported missing from his home on Roche Road, off Reams Avenue in east Sumter. 

Deputies had been on the scene, searching surrounding areas throughout the night, and began more extensive searches Friday morning.

Anyone with knowledge related to the man's disappearance can still contact the Sumter County Sheriff's Office at 803-436-2000 or CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.  Tips can also be submitted electronically and anonymously by going to p3tips.com or by downloading the p3tips app onto a mobile device.