The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office continues their search for Ned Meyers after he was last seen around 1:30 this morning in his room at the Azalea Assisted Living facility on Andre Street.

The New Iberia man has a medical condition that makes it difficult for him to communicate with others.

Sheriff Louis Ackal says his office received the call about Meyers around 5:30 today.  Staff at the assisted living facility say Meyers was in his room at 1:30 a.m., but then found to be missing at the 4:30 a.m. check.

Deputies say Meyers could be in the area of Andre Street and Lewis Street in New Iberia. The white male is about five feet, six inches tall, and he weighs about 140 pounds.  They say he could be wearing coveralls.

Anyone with information on Ned Meyers is urged to call the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-369-3711.