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Missing 74-year-old Jacksonville man found safe

Rufus Odoms, 74, missing from home on Gilmore Street

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said a missing man with dementia was found safe thanks to a tip from the public.

Officers said the 74-year-old man had walked away from his home sometime after going to bed Saturday night and was last seen on Gilmore Street.

The Sheriff's Office thanked the community for helping to spread the word.