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Missing 83-year-old man found Wednesday morning, Denver police say

Posted at 6:42 AM, Aug 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-12 10:39:12-04

UPDATE | 8:30 a.m. — An 83-year-old Denver man who had been missing since noon on Tuesday was found safe on Wednesday, police say.


DENVER — An 83-year-old Denver man has been missing since noon on Tuesday, police say.

The Denver Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for Bhakta Gurung, who was last seen on foot around E. 48th Place and N. Orleans Street around noon Tuesday.

He had been wearing a red T-shirt, blue shorts, socks and no shoes at the time.

Police said he has a medical condition and does not talk.

He is described as an Asian male standing about 5 feet tall and weighing 120 pounds. He is bald and has brown eyes.

Anybody who has seen Gurung or knows of his whereabouts is asked to call the Denver Police Department at 720-913-200.