Douglas Sheriff says missing man found safe

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DOUGLAS COUNTY, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE: Rudy Martinez has been found safe in Idaho, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a man reported missing.

35-year-old Rudy Martinez was reported missing Friday, February 15, 2019. He is about 5’8” and 161 pounds.

Martinez was last reported seen leaving his home on Mica Drive on the north end of the county February 8 about 6:30 PM. He had walked away, and didn't take his wallet or cell phone.

Detectives say he is new to the area, and they are concerned for his welfare in the freezing winter weather.

If you see him or know where he may be, you're asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 775-782-5126.