Thomas Etherington has been located safe.
Durham police are searching for an 82-year-old Courtice man who went missing Sunday afternoon.
Thomas Etherington, 82, was last seen in the area of Varcoe Road in Courtice. He left home to walk his Shih Tzu around 2 p.m. and had not returned home by 7 p.m.
He has not gone missing before and his family and friends are concerned for his well-being.
He is described as a male, white, five-foot-seven with a slim build and white hair. He was wearing a red jacket, green hat and blue jeans. He answers to Al.
The police helicopter is assisting with the search.