Update: Missing Greenbrier man found

The Greenbrier man reported missing earlier this week has been found.

According to the Little Rock Police Department, David Eads 54, was found about 9 p.m. Wednesday night. Arkansas State Police found him walking along the shoulder of Interstate 40 and took him home.

His family had reported him missing earlier this week. The Little Rock Police Department became involved in the search when a bag was found Tuesday at 201 E. Markham said LRPD near the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce. 

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