Missing elderly man found miles from home

An elderly man who had failed to return his Bay De Noc Township home after going on a walk has been found.

Delta County Sheriff Deputies and their Search and Rescue Team used advanced combat tracking skills to locate the man in question on a trail several miles off the main roadway. He had been missing for nearly three hours after heading out for a walk. After the man was located, he was transported by family members to St. Francis Hospital for medical evaluation.