UPDATE: Silver Alert canceled for elderly Provo man with special needs

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MONDAY 11/22/21 2:44 p.m.

PROVO, Utah (ABC4) – A missing elderly man from Provo has been found.

A Silver Alert was activated for 62-year-old John Stapleton on Monday afternoon. Authorities have now canceled the alert.

The man’s condition is not known at this time, but he has been successfully found.

Original Story: Silver Alert activated for missing elderly Provo man with special needs

MONDAY 11/22/21 1:46 p.m.

PROVO, Utah (ABC4) – Police are searching for a missing elderly man with special needs in Provo on Monday.

Provo Police have identified the man as 62-year-old John Stapleton. He is described as 5′ 10″ tall, 185 pounds, with gray hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a dark blue hoodie, blue jeans, and mismatched black and white shoes. One shoe has a white stripe on it.

Police say the man suffers from dementia and has Type 1 diabetes. He is also known to frequent the North Provo and Orem areas.

Authorities are asking anyone with information about the missing man to contact (801) 852-6210.

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