Missing elderly man found safe

Missing elderly man found safe

(WTVM) - The Bibb County Sheriff's Office said they have located James H. Faulkner, 88, the missing elderly man who was thought to be traveling towards Columbus.

Bibb County Sheriff's investigators received notification at about 7:35 p.m. Monday from the Sheriff's Office in Camden County that they had a male fitting Faulkner's description.

It was reported that deputies in Camden County responded to a call of a person driving erratic and that he was at a gas station/convenience store. Faulkner was driving the Lincoln Town car he had left Macon in the night before.

After arriving deputies confirmed his identity. Faulkner was reported to be exhausted but otherwise fine. He was checked by medical personnel in Camden County, and family members are on their way to reunite with Faulkner and take him back home.

The Bibb County Sheriff's Office would like to thank everyone who assisted in locating Faulkner.

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