UPDATE: Keith Watson has been found
North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP are searching for a 65-year-old Alzheimerâ€™s patient who went missing on Thursday morning.
Keith Watson was last seen by his wife in their vehicle, which was parked outside the Duncan Superstore on Thursday morning.
â€œWhen Mrs. Watson came out to the parking lot after shopping, Mr. Watson was no longer in the vehicle,â€ RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Krista Hobday said.
Watson is believed to be trying to get home to Shawnigan Lake on foot.
Watson is described as a Caucasian man, 5-foot-10, 180 lbs, with brown hair and glasses. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, beige sweater vest and blue jeans.
Anyone who sees or has seen Watson should contact the North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP at 250-748-5522 or dial 911.