58-year-old with Alzheimer's found safe just a few hundred yards from home

Charles Murray
Charles Murray

ORANGEBURG, SC (WIS) - A 58-year-old Eutawville resident with Alzheimer's has been located, according to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office.

Charles Murray was last seen Thursday at 8:30 a.m., deputies said. Murray's family contacted the sheriff's office around 11:41 a.m.

Murray was found just a few hundred yards from his house on Addidas Street shortly after 3 p.m.

"We are grateful this search ended with us being able to locate Murray and return him to his loved ones," Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said. "Officers from various divisions of the Sheriff's Office, along with Eutawville Police Department, Holly Hill Police Department, Orangeburg Emergency Services and volunteer firefighters searched for Murray."

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