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Missing Alzheimer patient located, police say

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff

 | Mar 13, 2014 - 2:56 PM |
Roland MacDonald, who resides on Algonquin Road in Sudbury, was last seen just before noon Thursday. He was reported missing at 1:45 p.m. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 705-675-9171. Supplied photo.

Roland MacDonald, who resides on Algonquin Road in Sudbury, was last seen just before noon Thursday. He was reported missing at 1:45 p.m. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 705-675-9171. Supplied photo.

Was found in good health on Municipal Rd 80

Missing person Roland MacDonald has been located in good health, in the area of Tracks and Wheels on Municipal Rd 80, Greater Sudbury Police said Thursday afternoon. The police also thanked the public for their help. 

 

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Greater Sudbury Police is asking for the public's help to find a missing person with Alzheimer's disease. Roland MacDonald, an Algonquin Road resident, was last seen just before noon Thursday and was reported missing at 1:45 p.m. 


MacDonald is 5-foot-6, weighs 190 pounds and has with grey hair. When last seen he was wearing dark blue jeans, black boots and a plaid jacket with a hood. Due to the cold, police say he is not dressed properly for the frigid weather.

 

“MacDonald is a prolific walker and has been known to walk long distances,” the news release said. “He may have a walking stick, although that is not confirmed.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 705-675-9171 or Crime Stoppers at 705-222-TIPS, online at www.sudburycrimestoppers.com or by texting TIPSUD and the information to CRIMES (274637). 

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