Man missing from rural care facility on Marcola Road

MARCOLA, Ore. -- Search and rescue crews spent Saturday evening looking for a 56-year-old man who walked away from a rural adult care facility off Marcola Road earlier that afternoon, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.

Officials said Ted Martinez was last seen around 2:15 p.m. Saturday at a store near the care facility.

Witnesses said Martinez was wearing a red and black plaid Pendleton jacket, red t-shirt, gray sweatpants and a dark blue cap. He's described as 6 feet tall, 185 pounds, with black and gray hair.

Officials said Martinez may have hitch-hiked out of the area.

If you see Martinez, please call deputies at (541) 682-4141.