Missing Alzheimer's patient found safe along HW101

84-year-old Diablo resident Albert Marcotte was last seen at 1:30 p.m. Saturday leaving his home in the 1800 block of Clubhouse Road.

August 29, 2010 5:47:20 PM PDT
An 84-year-old man reported missing was found Sunday alongside U.S. Highway 101, a police spokesman said.

Albert Marcotte, who suffers from Alzheimer's disease, apparently drove away from his Diablo home in the 1800 block of Club House Road on Saturday at about 1:30 p.m., police said.

The California Highway Patrol found him on U.S. Highway 101 in Morgan Hill about 1:30 p.m. today, Contra Costa County sheriff's spokesman Jimmy Lee said.

Marcotte was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition, Lee said.