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83-year-old man reported missing, found safe

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ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) -

Roanoke County Police say an elderly man with dementia who was reported missing Monday morning has been found safe. 

Officers say at 6:06 a.m. Monday, family reported Ernest Smith, 83, missing from his home on Westhill Drive in Roanoke County. 

Smith was located in Clifton Forge. Police say he is safe and returning home with his son. 

No further details available at this time.