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Golden Alert canceled, missing Lexington man found safe

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Posted at 6:01 AM, May 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-07 08:05:26-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — UPDATE: Mr. Hawkins has been found safe.

A Golden Alert has been issued for a missing man in Lexington.

Police say Larry J. Hawkins, 73, was last seen around 10:30 p.m. Thursday at a home on Mangrove Road. His wife found him and their white Nissan Altima missing around 3:00 a.m. Friday.

The license plate for the vehicle is Kentucky plate: 0567EZ.

Officials say Hawkins has recently been showing signs of dementia and takes medication for diabetes and depression.

He's described to be about 5'8", 250 pounds and is balding with gray hair.

If you see him, call 911.