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Iberia Deputies search for missing elderly man in Coteau

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Missing 83-year-old Leroy Blaze with relative / Channa Blaze Missing 83-year-old Leroy Blaze with relative / Channa Blaze

The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for an elderly man missing from his home in Coteau. 

Deputies say that 83-year-old Leroy Blaze was last seen Tuesday morning November 14, 2017, between 4 am and 8 am at his home on Fremin Road. 

A spokesperson for the Sheriff's Office says that there is concern for his welfare due to physical and medical issues. There is an active search underway in the Coteau area. 

Cajun Coast and Rescue teams are out in the area searching for Blaze. Teams were congregating on Rabbit Run in Coteau around 2:00 p.m. Their post is below.

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