Missing 61-year-old man with dementia found safe

courtesy: Elyria police

ELYRIA, Ohio — Police cancelled an Endangered Missing Adult Alert Wednesday.

The Elyria Police Department issued an alert on Tuesday for 61-year-old Peter Mathis after he left his home around 9 a.m. to head to an appointment.  He had reportedly never made it to the appointment.

Police said he suffers from early onset dementia, high blood pressure and has a heart condition.

According to a post on the police department’s Facebook page, Mathis has since been found safe.