POSTED: Sunday, June 2, 2013 - 11:13am
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 3:44pm
Lufkin, Tx (KETK) — The Lufkin Police Department and the Texas Department of Public Safety have issued a Silver Alert for Arthur Henry Foster of Lufkin.
Foster is a 79 year old man, he's 6'4", and weighs 250 lbs. He has brown eyes, and grey hair.
He was last seen leaving his residence in Lufkin at 4:30 a.m. on June 1, 2013 in a silver/gray 1997 Dodge pickup bearing a Texas license plate BR56573 in an unknown direction.
Mr. Foster is believed to be in the early stages of Alzheimers/Dementia, he is diabetic and has heart problems and high blood pressure. He has not had his medication since May 31, 2013 and is believed to be in physical danger due to not having his medication with him.
Foster was last seen wearing a light blue button up shirt, black pants, and possibly a gray hat.
Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Mr. Foster is urged to contact the Lufkin Police Department at 936-633-0356