UPDATE: Deputies say they have found Teddy Tom Lyko safe.
GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for a missing man with Alzheimer’s.
According to a sheriff’s office news release, deputies are searching for Teddy Tom Lyko, 90, who was last seen on Wood Drive in Greer Monday afternoon around 3 p.m.
Lyko reportedly suffers from Alzheimer’s.
He is described as being 5-foot-3 inches tall, weighs around 160 pounds and was last seen wearing a leather blue and yellow Michigan University jacket and blue jeans.
According to the release, deputies have bloodhounds on the ground and have issued a Code Red alert to residents who live nearly.
Anyone who may see Lyko is asked to call 911 immediately and is asked to stand by him until law enforcement can arrive on-scene.