Missing Adult Alert canceled for man in Portage County

DEERFIELD, Ohio — The Portage County Sheriff’s Office was looking for a man with Alzheimer’s, but the Missing Adult Alert was canceled Friday evening.

Virgil Yeager, 79, left his home in Deerfield at around noon today and did not return.

The sheriff’s office said Yeager was located in Erie, PA, and was taken to the hospital for observation after he was involved in a car accident.