Man found after walking away from memory care facility

Missing Persons

He is now safe at home

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Woodburn police said a man is now home safe after he went missing for several hours in the area of Newberg Highway at Boones Ferry Road.

Wayne Elliott was reported as missing around 3:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon after he reportedly walked away from a memory care facility in Woodburn. He was considered endangered due to medical and memory conditions.

By 8 p.m. authorities were happy to report that Elliott had been located and he was unharmed.

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