Elderly man reported missing in Chesapeake found safe

Posted at 6:47 AM, Jan 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-27 07:15:22-05

Chesapeake, VA.- An elderly man reported missing in Chesapeake on Tuesday night was found safe early Wednesday morning, according to Chesapeake Police.

The man, in his 80’s, was last seen by his wife around 9 p.m. Tuesday night. Police say the wife reported him missing around 3:40 a.m. after waking up and not seeing him.

Police were searching for the man around the 800 block of Mt. Pleasant Road.

Just after 7:00 a.m., police confirmed to NewsChannel 3 that he had been found just a few blocks away and was returned home safely.