Sarasota authorities have located a missing man suffering from Parkinson's disease and early dementia following a brief search.
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office reported Douglas L. Tomb, 65, who is visiting from Illinois, told family members he was going for a walk and left the residence in the 3900 block of Country View Drive around 9:15 p.m. Saturday.
Family members became concerned and contacted the sheriff’s office around 10 p.m.
Deputies found him a short while later at the intersection of Clark and McIntosh roads. He had gotten disoriented while walking and is now home safe with his family, officials said.
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The area was searched with police dogs and a sheriff's office helicopter.