Missing Bangor Twp. man found safe in Illinois

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BANGOR TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A missing 73-year-old West Michigan man was found safe in Illinois early Thursday morning.

John Yore went missing from a home in Bangor Township Tuesday afternoon. Deputies learned he had left to make a trip to an unknown place in Indianapolis, but his family had not heard from him since he left.

Yore’s family told deputies that he left behind his daily medications and may be suffering from early dementia.

Yore was located in Schaumburg, Illinois around 3 a.m. Thursday. Police say he is okay and a family member was on their way to pick him up.

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