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UPDATE: Missing Gallia man found safe

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GALLIA COUNTY -

UPDATE:

Alden Salisbury, 83, of Patriot, was found this morning within minutes of the public alert sent out by the Gallia County Sheriff's Office.

Sheriff Joe Browning says Salisbury walked away from Abyshire Nursing Home on Buck Ridge Road in Bidwell early this morning.

Sheriff Browning said Salisbury was found at about 8 a.m., and is being escorted back to the nursing home.

We're working for more details.



ORIGINAL STORY

An 83-year-old man walked away from his nursing home and hasn't been seen since. 

 

Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning tells 13News Alden Salisbury, of Patriot, walked away from Abyshire Nursing Home on Buck Ridge Road in Bidwell between 5 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. Wednesday. 

The sheriff says they are searching the Spring Valley area, but the sheriff said it is unclear what direction Salisbury went. 

Salisbury is 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs about 180 pounds.