Update: Neil Sweat has been found safe in Breaux Bridge, La., according to a CPSO media release.


The Sheriff's office is searching for a local man who was reported missing on Saturday, March 23, from a local care facility. He's a diabetic and in need of his medication, said a media release.

According to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office, Neil Sweat, 50, described as 5'3", 172 pounds, wearing a black jacket, black beanie, blue shirt with a grey undershirt, khaki pants and black tennis shoes, left on foot and was last seen in the Teal Street area of Lake Charles.

Anyone who knows or has information regarding the whereabouts of Sweat should contact CPSO at 491.3605 or call 911.