Missing man with medical conditions found safe in Merced


MERCED, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — UPDATE: The Merced Police Department says Jimmy Lee Mason, 61, has been found safe after he was reported missing.

Police say Mason was returned to the medical facility where he was reported missing from.


ORIGINAL STORY: Merced Police need help to locate a 61-year-old man with medical conditions who went missing Thursday.

Just after 5:00 p.m., Jimmy Lee Mason walked away from the Merced Nursing & Rehabilitation Center located at 510 W. 26th Street.

Authorities say he does not communicate well verbally.

Mason is described as a white male adult, 5’6”, 150 pounds, bald head, with a long white beard.

He was last seen wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, and grey sweatpants.

Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this incident to contact Sgt. Rinder at 209-385-6905 or by email at rinderb@cityofmerced.org.

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April 29 2021 12:00 am

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