51-year-old diabetic man reported missing in Lakewood found safe

Authorities continued their search on Saturday to locate a missing 51-year-old man with diabetes who was last seen in Lakewood.  

The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department tweeted Monday, "UPDATE - LOCATED* #LASD is Advising Missing Person Brook Cavanaugh Brent has been Located."

Brook Cavanaugh Brent was last seen at about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to the sheriff's department.

Brent is Black, stands 5-feet-10 inches tall and weighs about 220 pounds. He is bald and has brown eyes. He was last seen wearing black sweat pants, a gray shirt and a black sweatshirt.  

Brent has several tattoos, including the name "Theresa" tattooed on his right forearm and upper left arm, and a picture of Winnie the Pooh with the names "Alexus" and "Brook Jr." around it on his left arm authorities said.

Police say he also suffers from diabetes.  

Anyone with information on Brent's whereabouts was asked to call the LASD Missing Persons Unit at 323-890-5500 or 911. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

City News Service contributed to this report

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