9:20 p.m. UPDATE - Mr. Hedges was located safe in Bourbon County.
The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing 78-year-old man. Dallas Hedges was last seen around 5 p.m. Friday, December 27 at the Sam’s Club on New Circle Road.
Hedges has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. He is approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall, 165 pounds, and was last seen wearing a plaid shirt and blue work pants. Hedges may be driving an older model tan Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck with Kentucky license plate 717 WTW.
Anyone with information about Hedges’ whereabouts is asked to call 911.