UPDATE: Mr. Bennett has been located!

Sheriff Jason Bridges says he was found in Lake Charles, Louisiana and is okay. His car had broken down.

Mr. Bennett will be reunited with his family soon.

Authorities had followed up on an earlier lead after his card was used in Sulphur, Louisiana.

Thank you for sharing this information to help locate him.


A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Nacogdoches man.

Allen John Bennett, 86, was last seen Tuesday morning at 494 County Road 408 in Nacogdoches. He was driving a white, 1998 Dodge 1500 with Texas license plate BRN 2531. Bennett is 5' 8" and weighs about 165 pounds. He has gray hair, blue eyes and was wearing a white cowboy hat.

The Nacogdoches Sheriff's Office says he was diagnosed with a cognitive impairment and believe his disappearance poses a credible threat to his own health and safety.

Anyone with any information regarding Allen John Bennett is asked to call the Nacogdoches Sheriff's Office at 936-564-0408.