SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Deputies have located a missing dementia patient and he is being assessed by medical personnel, the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said.
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Deputies with the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing patient of Rosewood Assisted Living.
A release from the sheriff’s office states that deputies are looking for 67-year-old John Dawkins, who is a patient at the assisted living facility on Highway 215 and suffers from dementia.
Dawkins was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jeans. Deputies said he’s been missing since early Saturday afternoon.
Emergency Management’s search team has also responded.
Anyone with information is urged to call 911.