Missing endangered person in Newport News has been located

Posted at 10:03 PM, Oct 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-16 04:38:44-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department say a missing endangered man wasfound on Monday.

Edward Basile

Edward Basile, 70-years-old, was last seen around 3:20 p.m. by a family member, before being reconnected with his family later that evening.

Basile has been diagnosed with Alzheimers and is currently on medication to help him fight the disease.

He is known to be a avid walker and was last seen on foot in the area of the 400 block of Dunmore Drive in an unknown direction of travel.

As of 10:45 p.m., on Monday, Basile has been located.