Alamance County, NC -- An Alamance County man, who was reported missing Monday morning, was found safe shortly before 3 pm.
Deputies said they found Frank Craig Holt safe, in a wooded area with a rifle near Bass Mountain Road. Holt has both medical and mental issues, according to investigators. They were concerned he was at risk of harming himself.
The wooded area where Holt was found is a spot where deputies say he and a family member frequently visit.
Around 10 am, investigators said they were called to Holt's residence on the 4100 block of Bass Mountain Road shortly after he left his home. A ground search with officers and bloodhounds from the NC Department of Corrections, along with a NC Highway Patrol Air Unit helicopter were used to find the man who was missing for a little more than five and a half hours.