Missing West Valley City man found safe

Posted at 3:25 PM, Sep 06, 2017

UPDATE: West Valley City PD confirmed Wednesday at 9:34 p.m. that missing person Carl Park has been found and is safe. They thanked everyone who helped share information about the missing man.

Police did not provide specific details about where and how the man was located.

Previous story continues below:

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Police in West Valley City are asking the public for help as they search for a missing 80-year-old man.

Police say Carl Park, 80, was last seen August 4 at his home near 4350 South 4800 West.

Park’s family reported the man missing several days later after stopping by the home and finding his vehicle at the residence but no sign of Park.

Police say there has not been any activity on Park’s bank accounts since he was seen in early August, and they said they would like to locate him and ensure he is safe.

The missing man stands 5-feet, 7-inches tall and weighs 140 pounds. He has blue eyes and gray hair and may be traveling on foot.

Anyone who sees the man is asked to call police. Dispatch for West Valley City PD can be reached at 801-840-4000.