Missing Elderly Man Found Okay

Missing man John Donahoe/Courtesy Reno Police Department
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UPDATE: Two days after he was reported missing, Reno police say Donohoe has been found safe. They are not reporting where he was found or by whom.


RENO, NV - Reno police are looking for an elderly man who walked away from his retirement home and needs care.

Police say 84-year-old John Donohoe, also known as Jack, left Reno Valley Retirement on Beech Street in Reno. He has Alzheimer's Disease, and needs heart medication and muscle relaxers, and usually uses a walker. He is also in need of some wound care.

Donohoe is 5-foot-9 and approximately 150 pounds, and is balding with blue eyes and is missing a tooth in the front.

Should anyone locate or have information on Mr. Donohoe, please contact Reno police. If there is an emergency, call 9-1-1; if there is no life-threatening emergency 334-2121.