Missing elderly man with Alzheimer's found safe

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Edward Reed By Jennifer Thomas Edward Reed By Jennifer Thomas

PHOENIX -- Phoenix police have located an 84-year-old man who was reported missing since Sunday afternoon.

Edward Reed left his home near 40th Street and Indian School Road at about 3 p.m. He was driving a 2002 silver Lexus and had not been seen or heard from since.

The Department of Public Safety says Reed was located on the west side of State Route 87 near milepost 199 in the Lower Sycamore Recreational Area.

Reed suffers from Alzheimer's and dementia and may have been confused.