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Police: Missing elderly man has been found

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Update: Than Van Nguyen has been located, police said.


An elderly man who suffers from dementia has gone missing in Swatara Township, Dauphin County.

Than Van Nguyen was last seen by family members at 7 a.m. Friday when he left his home in the 3100 block of Sycamore Street to take a walk, police said in a news release.

Nguyen is 93 years old, walks with a cane, and was last seen wearing a blue shirt and white hat. He should also have some sort of identification band on his left wrist, police said.

An extensive search of the area by Swatara Township police and the family was unsuccessful.

A "be-on-the-lookout" has been issued to all Dauphin County police departments, and Nguyen he has been entered into a national database for missing persons.

Anyone with information should call Dauphin County Communications at 717-558-6900.


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