Missing elderly Houston County man found safe

James Downey (Courtesy: Houston County 911)

HOUSTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – An elderly man who went missing in Houston County has been found safe.

Authorities say James Downey left his home in Tennessee Ridge around 12 p.m. Wednesday and was reportedly headed toward Arkansas.

Downey was reportedly found safe on Thursday.

No additional information was released.