Search for missing Missouri man with Alzheimer's canceled

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Sunday, January 18, 2015
Cleveland Treadwell, 71, has Alzheimer's and is believed to be confused and driving to Illinois in a 1991 white Pontiac Grand Prix.

NEW MADRID, Mo. (WLS) -- The search for 71-year-old Cleveland Treadwell, of Missouri, has been canceled after family members believed he may be driving to Illinois, officials said.

Treadwell, who has Alzheimer's disease, dementia and cataracts, was believed to have been driving a car to Maywood Senior Homes, where he used to live. He had been missing since Thursday.