UPDATE: Disabled Arkansas man found safe

Rickey A. McDaniel, 49

UPDATE: 49-year-old Rickey A. McDaniel was found safe in Germantown in a psychiatric hospital, according to family members. The disabled man had been missing since Tuesday.


(Original story: Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 9:30pm)

A disabled Arkansas man in Memphis has been missing since Tuesday.

49-year-old Rickey A. McDaniel was last seen leaving the Union Mission on 383 Poplar (South Main Station) Tuesday morning. Police say he may still be in the area of Poplar and Thomas.

His family says he is likely going to try to get back to west Memphis or to West Helena and say he will not survive long on his own.

McDaniel is described as a 6' 2'' and weighs about 200 pounds. He has no teeth and wears thick glasses. If you see him, please call Memphis Police at 901-545-2677.