An elderly Butler County man was found Wednesday, May 29 after being missing since attending an Amish auction in Lewisburg on Saturday, May 25. It is suspected the man was attempting to return home after the auction and got lost.

Bobby Jo Chaney, 78, was located in a wooded area in Lewisburg after authorities heard him yelling for help.

The Butler County Sheriff's Department along with Butler County Emergency Management issued a Golden Alert for Chaney after being reported missing on Tuesday, May 28.

The Logan County Sheriff's Department, Logan County Search & Rescue, Lewisburg Rural Fure Department, Russellville Rural Fire Department, and the Logan County Burden Bearers joined the search Tuesday night.

With the help of a volunteer firefighter cutting a path with a chain saw, several members of the assisting agencies carried Mr. Chaney out of the wooded area on a rescue stretcher where he was then transported by the Logan County EMS to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition.