Missing Midvale man found safe

Posted at 5:42 AM, Jan 22, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-22 14:22:07-05

MIDVALE, Utah — Unified Police have located a man who went missing from his Midvale home Tuesday night.

Officers said Sam DeLuca, 75, went missing after he left his family’s house at 437 West Sixth Avenue around 10 p.m. to go for a walk and didn’t return. DeLuca has dementia and diabetes, and he cannot care for himself on his own.

According to Unified Police, DeLuca was found by a citizen at 8200 South Redwood Road Wednesday morning. He is expected to be OK.