WPD locates missing man with Alzheimer’s, dementia

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Officers with the Wilmington Police Department helped locate a missing elderly man in the early morning hours Friday.

According to a WPD spokesperson, an officer was dispatched to the 410 block of Campbell Street in reference to a missing 75-year-old who has Alzheimer's and dementia around 4:35.

Another officer soon showed up and met with the victim's daughter, who said that her father had been missing for about an hour.

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