Update, 4.27.16, 9:42 a.m.: Police reported that Reynaldo Macadaeg has been found, unharmed.
An elderly man told his wife he wanted to go to the Philippines before disappearing on Monday, the Suffolk County Police Department said.
Reynaldo Macadaeg, a 77-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease, was last seen at his home on Centereach’s Strathmore Village Drive around 3 p.m., according to police.
Authorities issued a Silver Alert for the missing man, who also has heart problems and did not bring any medication with him.
Macadaeg is described as Filipino, 5 feet 4 inches tall and about 160 pounds, police said. He has brown eyes and thinning white hair.
At the time he was last seen, when he told his wife about how he wanted to go to the Philippines, he was wearing navy blue slacks, a dark blue coat and black shoes.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call detectives at 631-854-8652 or 911.