9 p.m. update: Edward Eugene Evans has been found unharmed and the emergency alert is canceled.
8:18 p.m.: Bartholomew County’s E911 has issued an alert to locate a missing adult.
Edward Eugene Evans, 73, is described as a white male, 5’10” tall, 200 pounds with short parted red and white hair, green or hazel eyes. He was last seen wearing a light gray jacket, blue jeans, and brown shoes. He wears glasses, uses a brown spiral cane, and has dementia. He was last seen at his residence on Sioux Trail in Columbus around 3 p.m. on Thursday.
Anyone who sees Evans is asked to call 911.