UPDATE: Latest Silver Alert Man Found Safe in Santa Cruz County

POSTED: 04:42 PM PST Feb 26, 2014    UPDATED: 03:35 PM PST Feb 27, 2014 
Paul Henry Welch
SANTA CRUZ CO., Calif. -

UPDATE: Santa Cruz Sheriff told Central Coast News that Paul Henry was found safe Thursday morning.

Wednesday 2.27.14

A Silver Alert has been issued out of Santa Cruz County for a man his family says has a medical condition that could cause him to become disoriented.

85-year-old Paul Henry Welch was last seen around 2 Tuesday afternoon walking near the Metro Center in downtown Santa Cruz. 

Mr. Welch is 5 feet 11 inches tall, 170 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes.  He was last seen wearing a tan hat, black leather jacket, white shirt and black pants. 

Call the Sheriff's Department at 831-471-1121 with any information.