Augusta (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing man.

Eddie Ruffin was last seen walking on the 3800 block of Mike Padgett Highway in the Castle Pines Subdivision on August 27th.

Police say Ruffin is possibly suffering from dementia and has trouble walking without his walker, which he left at home.

He’s known to visit the Food Lion at Tobacco Road and Highway 56.

If you have any information, concerning Eddie or his whereabouts, contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office 706-821-1020 or 706-821-1080.