From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Authorities in Dallas County are searching for a missing man in Minter.
Investigators say 68 year old Fred Brown went missing around noon Monday.
Search crews have been combing wooded areas where Brown was last seen walking on County Road 426 wearing camouflage pants, a black jacket and a baseball cap.
Brown is 5-feet 8-inches tall -- and weighs about 196 pounds.
Jeanett McCall is the missing man's niece. "If anybody out there know anything please, get him home, call somebody. It's somebody know something out there, what's going on," said McCall.
"The only thing we want to do is get him back home safe and sound."