A senior citizen with dementia was reported missing from his Arizona home Wednesday and was possibly heading to the Blythe area, police said, before being found safe.

Theron Bond, 78, was reported missing after he was last seen in Show Low, Arizona, at 2 a.m. Wednesday.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety issued a silver alert for Bond, who police said has dementia and needs medication.

Police said Bond had no cell phone and was possibly heading to Blythe in a Honda CRV, but did not disclose why he was believed to be traveling into California.

At around 12:30 p.m., the Show Low Police Department reported that Bond had been found safe. The circumstances behind his disappearance and his recovery were not disclosed.

–City News Service

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