PALM COAST, Fla. -- The search for a 79-year-old Palm Coast man Monday by the Flagler County Sheriff's Office ended in Jacksonville.

Lionel Maloney, who is diabetic and suffers from severe dementia, was reported missing after being last seen leaving his home at about 5:30 p.m., according to the FCSO press release.

Maloney was believed to be traveling to Washington D.C. or New York area before being found safely late Monday evening by law enforcement officials.