Police searching for missing Florence veteran

Flyer created by Florence Police Department to aid in the locating of Eddie Gray

UPDATE: Eddie Gray has been located by Florence police. We are told he is safe.

Florence police are searching for Eddie Gray, 79, after he went missing Wednesday evening from his home on Pine Forest Drive in Florence, according to Major Raines with Florence police.

Raines said the retired veteran hasn't been seen since and officers are concerned about Gray's well being.

Gray wears a knee-brace and walks with a cane, but Raines said he left home without his cane.

Raines added Gray left in a gray colored 2001 Buick LeSabre with SC Veteran's Handicap License Tag VIO331.

If you have any information on Gray's disappearance, you're asked to call Florence police at (843) 665-3191.