A police spokesman has just confirmed that 60-year-old Gilbert Caisey has been found safe, following an appeal for public assistance to help locate him earlier today.
No details on where he was found, but the spokesman said he was located just before 1pm and that he was found “safe and well”.
Mr Caisey, who suffers with dementia, was last seen at the hospital this morning “reportedly walking toward the City of Hamilton”.

He was last seen at King Edward Memorial Hospital at around 8:50 this morning by hospital staff.

A number of residents reported seeing him this morning, one motorists said he saw Mr Caisey in the Flatts Village area.

The good news is he has been found “safe and well”.