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Missing West Valley City man found safe

Posted at 3:08 PM, Jul 12, 2020

UPDATE: Ruperto has been found safe, West Valley City Police reported shortly before 7 p.m.

Original story:

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — West Valley City Police are looking for a missing elderly man with Alzheimer's disease.

Ruperto Chuga, 90, left his home Sunday morning around 9 a.m. and has not returned. He was last seen on Redwood Road near 3000 South.

He is 5'0", 105 pounds, and was last seen wearing a red and white checkered shirt, a brown jacket, khaki pants and a hat.

Police say he is considered at risk because he needs his medication.

Anyone who has seen him is asked to call 801-840-4000.