AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Police have located an elderly man who had earlier been reported as missing.
Austin police is asking for the public’s help in locating an elderly man last seen early Saturday morning.
Police say 95-year-old Howard Slataper was seen at the 100 block of Oertli Lane in north Austin at around 12:30 a.m.
Slataper is described as a white male and who is 6 feet tall and weighs around 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green jacket, black/green flannel pajama pants and black slippers. Slataper also uses a walker and has physical limitations.
Detectives say they are concerned for Slataper’s welfare. Anyone with information about his whereabouts are asked to call 911 immediately.