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Police searching for missing Alzheimer's patient

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William Etherton (Source: Lexington Police Department) William Etherton (Source: Lexington Police Department)

LEXINGTON, KY (WAVE) - Lexington police are searching for a missing Alzheimer's patient who they believe is traveling to Big Clifty, Kentucky.

According to Lexington Police Department spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts, William Etherton, 72, was reported missing at 3:15 p.m. Thursday.

Roberts said he is believed to be driving a burgundy, 2001 Dodge 2500 extended cab pickup truck, with a Kentucky License Plate, 301-HLW.

Etherton's family said he has not driven in years,

Anyone who sees Etherton or has any information on his location as asked to call 911.

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