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Washington Co. deputies find missing 56-year-old with dementia, Parkinson’s

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Washington Co. deputies are looking for Johnson Wang, 56, last seen near SW Walker Road and Canyon Road. (Washington Co. Sheriff's Office) Washington Co. deputies are looking for Johnson Wang, 56, last seen near SW Walker Road and Canyon Road. (Washington Co. Sheriff's Office)
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UPDATE: Deputies with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office have found a missing 56-year-old-man last seen near Southwest Walker Road and Canyon Road. 

Deputies report that Johnson Wang was found safe in Beaverton after a local resident saw an alert about the missing man.

Medical crews checked out Mr. Wang and found him to be in good health and he was returned home.

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Deputies with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a 56-year-old-man last seen near Southwest Walker Road and Canyon Road.

Johnson Wang was reported missing around 4:00 p.m. Friday by his caregiver.

Deputies have enhanced search efforts, bringing in K-9 units to help locate the man.

Authorities are concerned because Mr. Wang has been diagnosed with both dementia and Parkinson’s disease. deputies said his dementia can cause him to only speak Chinese at times, though he is fluent in English.

Mr. Wang is described as an Asian man, 6 feet tall with a thin build and medium-length black and gray hair. He was last seen wearing a green shirt and blue sweatpants.

Anyone with information that could help locate Mr. Wang is asked to call 503-629-0111.

This is a developing story. Please stay with FOX 12 for updates.

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