HOUSTON An elderly man who disappeared from his southeast Houston home Friday morning was found in a retention pond several hours later.

Family members had been searching frantically for 70-year-old George Breaux since around 10 a.m.

Breaux has high blood pressure and diabetes so relatives were worried sick.

They finally foundhim in a pond near an area where part of a fence was missing.

Relativesthink he may have been chasing a puppy when he fell into the pond.

Breaux was disoriented and dehydrated when they pulled him out of the water.

He was taken to an area hospital for treatment. He s expected to be OK.


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