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Missing 86-year-old man with dementia found in Vancouver

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Duane Varner (Courtesy: Vancouver Police Department) Duane Varner (Courtesy: Vancouver Police Department)
VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -

UPDATE: Vancouver police said Duane Varner has been found.


ORIGINAL STORY:

The Vancouver Police Department is asking for the public's help finding a missing 86-year-old man who suffers from dementia.

Police said Duane Varner went missing from his home near the 9300 block of Southeast Butte Avenue around 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Varner has dementia and has walked far from his home in the past, according to police.

Varner is described as 5 feet 10 inches, 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray colored sweatshirt, khaki colored pants and brown shoes.

Police said his family believes he may head to stores and restaurants.

If you see Varner or know where he is, please call 911.

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