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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -- The sheriff s office announced early Thursday that an elderly man who suffers from dementia and Alzheimer s has been located in a wooded area in far northeast Harris County.

A Harris County Sheriff s Office K-9 team located Lawrence Worsham, 91, near Azimuth and Horizon.

His family reported him missing from a nearby subdivision on Wednesday. Witnesses said the man walked out of his home around 5 p.m.

An early search turned up no results.

Deputies said Worsham was taken to the hospital to get checked out.

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