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UPDATE: Police find missing man in Sun Prairie

John Mell John Mell

SUN PRAIRIE (WKOW) -- Police in Sun Prairie say they have safely located the man they were looking for Friday evening.


SUN PRAIRIE (WKOW) -- Police in Sun Prairie are looking for a man who walked away from his assisted living facility.

Officers say 57-year-old John Mell was last seen around 4:45 p.m. Friday in the Culvers/Subway area of Main St. in Sun Prairie. Officials at the assisted living facility report that Mell was later seen around 5:30 p.m. near the Woodman's in Sun Prairie.

Mell is described as a white man, 6' or 6'1'', about 150-160 lbs. Police say he was last seen wearing a blue winter jacket, blue stocking cap, blue shirt and glasses.

Officers say Mell suffers from extreme short-term memory loss issues due to a prior stroke.

Anyone who may have seen Mell is asked to call Sun Prairie Police at 608-837-7336.

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