UPDATE:Missing Peoria man located at Phoenix shelter

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UPDATE - Timothy Elkins was located at a Phoenix shelter after an employee recognized him from a photo they saw.

Elkins was returned home safely.

PEORIA -- Police are looking for a missing man who they say has not taken his medication for several days.

Police concerned for man's safety

Timothy Elkins, 24, was last seen on Wednesday in the Union Hills area. Police are concerned for his safety.

According to authorities, Elkins has the mental capacity of a 6-year-old. When he doesn't take his medication, he can become disoriented and even violent.

Elkins is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs about 275 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes.