Missing 84-year-old man with dementia found safe

Missing 84-year-old man with dementia found safe

DES MOINES, Wash. — UPDATE 11:11 a.m.: Donovan F. Potter was found safe in Chelan County and is reunited with his family.


Police are searching for a missing 84-year-old Des Moines man with dementia Sunday morning.

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Donovan F. Potter found the keys for his family's green 2012 Toyota Camry around 4:30 a.m. and left his house in the 27600 block of 10th Avenue South. This license plate number is AHN8907. His family thinks he may be heading to Portland, where he once lived.

He does not have a cell phone or credit cards with him.

Potter has silver hair, is 6 feet 1 inch tall and has a medium build, police say. He may be wearing a black coat.

A Silver Alert has been issued.

Anyone with information should call 911.

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