Missing Senior Alert still active in Choctaw County

Arthur Lawrence Ward, 69, subject of Missing Senior Alert in Choctaw County, Ala. (Source: State of Alabama)

CHOCTAW COUNTY, Ala. (WTOK) - The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office continues to ask for the public’s help in locating a missing senior citizen.

Arthur Lawrence Ward, 69, has a condition that may impair his judgment.

Ward is black, 5' 7", 138 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Wednesday afternoon the Choctaw County Sheriff's Department released updated information about Ward. He may be wearing brown khaki shorts and a lime green t-shirt.

Ward was last seen at his home between 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, and then headed west on Alabama 156. Authorities says it's strongly believed that Ward was on his way to a tractor supply shop at the time.

Ward may be driving a gray 2003 Chevrolet pickup with Alabama tag # 8F4R3, or possibly TJM 205. He might travel to the Meridian, Miss., area.

Anyone who has information about Ward is asked to call the Choctaw County Sheriff's Office at 205-459-2166 or 911.