UPDATE: Missing Freeport man has been found

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Photo: Freeport Police Department

FREEPORT, Ill. (WTVO) — Freeport Police say they have located a missing person, James “Jim” Hewitt, 82, who is said to suffer from dementia.

Hewitt was last seen early Wednesday morning.

According to police, Hewitt is 5’9″, 180 lbs, with gray hair and brown eyes.

He is believed to be driving a red 2015 Dodge Grand Caravan SE with Illinois registration JH4439.

Police say he left his home between 9:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. On Thursday morning, police said he had been located.

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