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Missing 62-year-old man located at local hospital

Police say Jeff Blank has memory issues and may struggle finding his way home.

DES MOINES, Iowa — Editor's Note: The above video was originally published before Jeff Blank was found.

UPDATE: Police say 62-year-old Jeff Blank was found at a local hospital. 


ORIGINAL: The Des Moines Police Department is asking the public for help in locating a missing person, according to a Tweet

Jeff Blank was last seen at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday in the 1200 block of East 26th Court.

Blank is approximately 6 feet tall and weights 210 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

"Jeff has memory issues and may struggle with finding his way home," police said in the Tweet.

If you have any information about Blank's whereabouts or believe you have seen him, contact Des Moines police. 

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