Missing 89-year-old man found in a wooded area of Shawano Co.

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SHAWANO COUNTY - A reported missing 89-year-old man from Tigerton was found safe in a wooded area a day later.

Shawano Sheriff's Department received a call on August 24th at 8:21 p.m. that a man left his home approximately 6:30 p.m. and had not returned.

On August 25th, the man's vehicle was located unoccupied in the Town of Morris near a wooded and swampy area.

A search of the area was conducted and the man was found in a wooded area by a canine handler. The man was unharmed and alert.

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