Published: Jul 09, 2010 1:14 PM EDT
Updated: Jul 09, 2010 10:15 AM EDT

UPDATE:  Missing man found safe.  Police thank everyone for their help.

FORT MYERS, Fla- Fort Myers Police Officers are trying to find a missing man.   69 year old Joseph Thelusca went to bed with his wife around 10:00 Thursday night. His wife woke early this morning to find him missing.  Thelusca suffers from Alzheimer's disease and apparently just walked away from his home on Halgrim Avenue. He is in need of his medications.  Thelusca is described as 6'2" and 206 pounds. Anyone with information is asked to call FMPD at 321-7700.