Police locate missing elderly man with medical conditions last seen in northeast Austin

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Update, March 9: The Austin Police Department said the missing elderly man with medical conditions was located close to Interstate 35 and Sixth Street within 24 hours of his silver alert being issued back on Feb. 25.

Original Story, Feb. 25: The Austin Police Department is searching for a missing elderly man with medical conditions who was last seen leaving his northeast Austin apartment Wednesday evening.

APD said he was reported missing Thursday at 10:20 a.m. He was last seen leaving his apartment in the 9300 block of East U.S. Highway 290 on foot around 6 p.m. the day before. Maps show the Eryngo Hills apartments is located in the area near Old Manor Road.

Police said he has medical conditions they are concerned about. Anyone with information on where he could be should call 911 immediately.

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