Linn County man discovered after disappearing

FOSTER, Ore. - Linn County deputies are searching for Craig Johnston, 83 years old, after he disappeared Thursday morning.

Posted: Jan 4, 2018 8:49 AM
Updated: Jan 4, 2018 10:12 AM

UPDATE: Craig Johnston has been located. He was found near his home and appeared to be in good health. He was taken to the hospital for observation. 

FOSTER, Ore. - The Linn County Sheriff's Office is asking you to be on the lookout for Craig Johnston. He's 83 years old from Foster, who disappeared Thursday morning. 

Johnston's wife called 911 just after 5 Thursday morning, reporting him missing. She said he suffers from dementia, and she believed he walked away from their home on North River Road and Foster Dam Road. 

Linn County deputies are searching for the man as well as Mountain Patrol, Search and Rescue, and the U.S. Forest Service. 

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