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DRUMMONDS, Tenn. (FOX13) -

UPDATED: The Tipton County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that missing Drummonds man, Edward Miller has been located. 

Miller returned to his home after being on foot in the wooded area surrounding his home.

Deputies found him to be disoriented and dehydrated from being in the elements since at least Wednesday.

Miller is being transported to Methodist North for medical treatment.

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The Tipton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the missing persons report of 58-year-old Edward Alan Miller, who was last seen Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 13, in Drummonds.

Miller was last seen around 3:30 p.m. at his home, located in the 100 block of Cedar Point Road in Drummonds.

"We are asking the community to help in locating Mr. Miller," said Sheriff J. T. "Pancho" Chumley.

At around 10:30 a.m. Thursday, his roommate reported him missing. Deputies responded to the Drummonds home and conducted a canvas of the area searching for the missing man.

Sheriff Chumley said Miller has not reported to work since the beginning of the week. The TCSO's Criminal Investigations Division responded and confirmed the missing man's personal items and vehicle where undisturbed at the home and there is no apparent foul play at the residence.

Miller is 5-foot-6, weighs 160 pounds, has blue eyes, brown hair, and a mustache.  He was last seen wearing a green sweater and blue jeans.

Sheriff Chumley said Miller has no known health issues.

If anyone has information in locating Miller you are urged to call TCSO's Criminal Investigations Division at 901-475-3300, TCSO's Central Dispatch after hours at 901-475-4300. You can also phone in tips at 901-475-3307 and e-mail tips to Sheriff@tiptonco.com.

 

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