POSTED: Monday, February 17, 2014 - 7:26pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 9:42am
Ascension Parish (NBC33) — UPDATE 2-18-14: The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office reported that Diggs has been found unharmed.
ORIGINAL: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Major Kevin Hanna is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Donaldsonville man.
Augusta "Gussie" Diggs was last seen at his home on Highway 1 South by a family member on Saturday, February 15, at approximately 6:30 pm.
A family member discovered Diggs missing from his home Sunday morning. He has no vehicle and is likely to be on foot or hitchhiking.
At times, Diggs may appear in a confused state.
He is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black leather jacket with a gray and black striped polo-style shirt, with Docker-style pants and black tennis shoes.
Anyone with information is urged to call Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by sending an anonymous tip to 847411 or to Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).