Police say 86-year-old man missing from east Columbus has been found

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COLUMBUS (WCHM) — Police say an 86-year-old man who went missing Friday afternoon has been found.

Columbus police say John W. Leeper left in his from vehicle from the near east Columbus area at about 3:15pm. Police said he was supposed to return before dark, but as of 11pm had not been seen.

Leeper is described as a black male, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 250 pounds. He is bald and has brown eyes. Police do not know what clothes he was wearing. He was driving a black four-door 2013 Chrysler 300 with Ohio license plate GLX2643.

Police say he suffers from multiple medical issues and may be in need of medication.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact police at 614-645-4624.

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