Phoenix police locate elderly man who had been reported missing

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PHOENIX -- Phoenix police have located an elderly man who had been reported missing and suffers from dementia.

Clarence Merkel, 90, was last seen on Monday driving away from his home near Grovers and Cave Creek roads in north Phoenix.

According to the Phoenix Police Department, he was going to visit his wife in a nursing home but never arrived.

Merkel is reportedly at a local hospital but is in good health.