UPDATE: The family tells us Gary Braden was located safe in Leedey, Oklahoma Wednesday night.


A Wichita family is asking for help locating a loved one suffering from dementia.

Gary Braden, 74, was last seen in the 1500 block of Dallas Street in Wichita around 7:20 a.m. Wednesday. He was driving a 2002 Chevy half-ton pickup, with a long bed and white headache rack.

His family believes he may be headed to southeastern Kansas, towards Chanute or St. Paul.

Braden was last seen wearing blue jeans, a green plaid long-sleeve flannel shirt, a khaki-colored light-weigh jacket, brown Timberland boots, and a black baseball cap with the letters "C & A" embroidered in white lettering.

Anyone with information is asked to call Wichita Police detectives at 316-268-4609.