Missing Alzheimer's patient found safe along HW101

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA

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.

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