Man returns home safely

Staff reports

A 77-year-old man with the early stages of dementia returned home safely Tuesday night, Ascension Parish sheriff’s deputies said.

Harry Theriot of Donaldsonville was reported missing Tuesday after he did not show up for a morning appointment, Sheriff’s Capt. Kevin Hanna said in a news release.

He said Theriot returned home shortly before 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.