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Missing 82-year-old last seen heading into national forest

By Joey Barker, News Producer, jbarker@wcyb.com
Published On: Jan 14 2013 10:57:03 AM CST
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MOUNTAIN CITY, Tenn. -

We have confirmed with officials in Johnson County, Tennessee that the Sheriff's Department is searching for 82-year-old Harry Rosenberg.

We've learned he went missing in the Laurel Bloomery area of the county around 3:30 Sunday afternoon. He was last seen heading into the Cherokee National Forest using the access road at the end of Gentry Creek Road.

We're told Rosenberg suffers from Alzheimer's disease.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's department at (423) 727-5275.