TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Topeka Police Department requested that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) issue a statewide Silver Alert for a missing 83-year-old Topeka man Wednesday morning. The TPD now reports that he has been found.

The department reported on social media that the man was found in Jefferson Colorado and was being checked out at a hospital in the area.

The man was last heard from on January 16, 2022, requesting roadside assistance, but he was unaware of his location at that time. Police were concerned because the man reported had some medical issues.

The Topeka Police Department thanked the community for their assistance in finding the man.