RED CREEK, N.Y. (WROC) — A search for a missing Wayne County man has been canceled.
New York State Police officials say 61-year-old Russell Hoeffner was located by a State Police bloodhound in a ravine and is being treated by EMS.
Troopers said 61-year-old Russell Hoeffner went missing on Monday at around 10 a.m.
Hoeffner was reported missing after a family member returned home from work on Wednesday at around 9:30 p.m.
Hoeffner was last seen in a neighbor’s yard searching for the family dog on Wednesday at around 2:30 p.m.
Troopers said Hoeffner was spotted on Canada Street walking onto Dry Bridge Road at around 3 p.m..
The State Police aviation and K-9 units as well as additional troopers have been deployed looking for Hoeffner.