UPDATE: ALEA cancels missing senior alert for Orange Beach man, he’s been found

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency has canceled this Missing Senior Alert, James Ernest Spear, Jr. has been found and is safe.

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The Orange Beach, Alabama Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating 72-year-old James “Jim” Ernest Spear, Jr.

James “Jim” Ernest Spear, Jr. (ALEA)

Authorities say Spear was last seen leaving his home in Orange  Beach, Alabama on Wednesday, Jan. 10 before heading to Huntsville.

Law enforcement has information indicating Mr. Spear may have been in the Rogersville area of Lauderdale County on the morning of Friday, Jan. 12.

Spear is believed to be traveling in a red 2012 Suzuki Equator pick up truck bearing Alabama tag # 5AW1376.

Authorities say Spear may be suffering from a condition that may impair his judgment.