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Missing Dougherty County man found safe

DOUGHERTY CO., GA (WALB) -

Update:

Dougherty County Police say they have found a man who was missing for about 7 hours.  

Officials found 89 year-old Robert Freeman around 5:15pm Saturday near the railroad tracks on Fleming Road, west of his house.  He was not injured. 

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Dougherty County Police need your help finding a missing man.

Police say 89 year-old Robert Freeman was last seen around 10am Saturday at 2716 Fleming Road.  He's a white bald man with blue eyes.  He's 5'10 and about 155 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a tan hat, white sweater, tan pants, black shoes and glasses.  Freeman suffers from Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. 

Police say he could be on a bicycle.  If you've seen him, call police at 229-430-6600.

 

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