ROSWELL, Ga. -- Officials have opened the Morgan Falls Dam in Sandy Springs in the search for a missing elderly man with a history of depression and medical needs.
James "Gary" Morris was last seen at his Sandy Springs home on Dec. 3.
Police started searching for him along the Chattahoochee River last week. Friday morning, they opened the dam to lower water levels in a nearby lake and river, with the hopes it will help them find the 71-year-old man.
Morris' car was found Dec. 4 at the Don White Park, 925 Riverside Road in Roswell.
If anyone has any information regarding Morris, they are asked to call Roswell Police at 770-640-4100.