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Golden Alert Cancelled After Lexington Man Found Safe

Posted at 1:28 PM, Apr 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-08 15:27:50-04

Update: Lawrence R. Smith has been located in a hospital due to a previous condition not related to the Golden Alert.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- The Lexington police have issued a Golden Alert for a missing elderly man.

Lawrence Smith has diabetes, dementia, and Alzheimer’s.  He was last in contact with someone on Saturday, Apr. 6 around 6:45 a.m.

Smith’s phone and vehicle were located at his home. He is approximately 5’ 10” and 175 pounds, with gray hair and blue eyes.

He does not have his diabetes medication. Anyone with information about Smith’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.