Missing Massillon man found safe in southern Ohio

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MASSILLON, Ohio – The search for a missing 83-year-old Massillon man is over.

Photo courtesy: Perry Township Police

Ernest Staley left his home on Colina Vista Street NW at 1 p.m. on Tuesday and did not return.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office found Staley safe early Wednesday.

Police were concerned since Staley had a history of strokes and was easily confused. He also needed medication.

Staley left home in his vehicle.

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