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Police locate missing 96-year-old man last seen in west Las Vegas

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Posted at 11:24 AM, Mar 23, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-23 23:51:21-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Police asked for help finding a 96-year-old man they considered to be missing and endangered. As of Wednesday afternoon, he had been located.

Jesse Jones was last seen around 1:50 a.m. on the 9100 block of Bush Poppy Avenue, not too far from South Fort Apache and Flamingo roads in west Las Vegas.

He is described by police as being around 5-feet and 4-inches tall with blue eyes and gray hair. He was last seen wearing a green thermal shirt and gray pants.

All hospitals are asked to check their registries for the missing person and notify the police immediately. It should be noted that HIPAA permits disclosure upon request by law enforcement and is authorized pursuant to 45 C.F.R. section 164.512.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department at (702) 828-3111, the Missing Persons Detail during business hours at (702) 828-2907 or by email at missingpersons@lvmpd.com.