State and local police are searching for a missing elderly man.

John Schmutz (NJ State Police)

John Schmutz, 83, was last in Absecon driving a silver 1999 Hyundai Elantra with New Jersey plates V12CVT, according to an alert issued by New Jersey State Police, and may be headed to Atlantic City.

Schmutz, who suffers from Alzheimer's Disease and is considered "at risk," is described as a white male, 5'11", 130 pounds with red hair, and green eyes.

Anyone with information regarding Schmutz should call 911 or contact the Absecon Police Department at 609-641-0667.