BERWICK, LA. - UPDATE: The New Orleans Police Department found Bruno Leita safe.
State Police have issued a silver alert for a Louisiana man reported Sunday.
According to Louisiana State Police, 74-year-old Bruno Joseph Leita, Jr. was last seen around 3 p.m. in Donaldsonville asking for directions to Berwick, Louisiana. Leita’s pickup truck was seen around 6:15 p.m. traveling north on US 61 near West Pine Street in Gonzales.
His pickup truck was last seen near the intersection of US 61 and LA 64 in the Port Hudson area north of Baton Rouge.
Leita is described as a white male with gray hair, a gray beard and brown eyes. He is approximately 5’9” tall and weighs about 190 pounds. He was traveling in a white Toyota Tundra truck with a Louisiana license plate 411460.
Family members tell law enforcement that Leita suffers a medical condition that may impair his judgment.
Anyone with information about Leita’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Berwick Police Department at 985-384-7710.
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