JUNE 2 UPDATE: After five days, missing 81-year-old Earl Dunn has been found.
TPSO reported the Hammond native was located at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday in a remote wooded area about 400 yards from his residence on George Road.
“This search was truly an all-hands-on deck effort,” said TPSO Chief Jimmy Travis. “The cooperation of the workers, volunteers, and family members resulted in a life being saved. You can’t ask for anything better.”
HAMMOND, La. (WGNO) — The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a missing elderly man.
Earl Dunn was last seen walking on University Avenue in Hammond, La., just after 1 p.m. on Friday afternoon.
Dunn is 5-foot-7, 180 pounds with grey hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information regarding Dunn’s whereabouts is asked to call TPSO at (985) 345-6150.