UPDATE: The Lafayette Police Department confirmed that missing 79-year-old Mr. Telesmar Thibodeaux was located and is safe.
No further details were given at this time.
The Lafayette Police Department needs the public's assistance in locating 79-year-old Mr. Telesmar Thibodeaux.
He suffers from dementia and was last seen at 1:39 PM today near Camellia Blvd. where he was leaving from a doctor's appointment.
Thibodeaux was last seen driving a 2017 black Ford Escape with a Louisiana handicap license plate H288284. The vehicle has damage to the driver's side mirror.
If anyone locates Mr. Telesmar Thibodeaux, please contact Lafayette Police Department's Watch Commander at 337-291-8668.