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UPDATE | Silver Alert canceled, man found safe

Phillip Richard Elswick, 77, has been reported missing since 12:30 a.m. on Sunday in Van, West...
Phillip Richard Elswick, 77, has been reported missing since 12:30 a.m. on Sunday in Van, West Virginia.(WSAZ)
Published: Sep. 20, 2020 at 12:28 PM EDT
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BOONE, W.Va. (WSAZ) - UPDATE 9/20/20 @ 10:23 p.m.

West Virginia State Police have canceled a silver alert for a man who had been missing since early Sunday morning.

They say Phillip Richard Elswick, 77, has been found safe.

ORIGINAL STORY 9/20/20

West Virginia State Police have issued a Silver Alert for a man who has been missing since early Sunday morning.

Phillip Richard Elswick, 77, has been reported missing since 12:30 a.m. on Sunday in Van, West Virginia.

A report from West Virginia State Police says Elswick was last seen driving a silver 2006 Toyota Tacoma with a West Virginia license plate reading “4JJ143.”

Elswick is 5′5″, weighs 150 pounds, and has grey hair and green eyes. He was last seen wearing a grey and white flannel button up, with black and grey tennis shoes.

State police say he suffers from diabetes and a heart condition.

Anyone who finds him is asked to contact 911 or West Virginia State Police.

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