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Missing 71-year-old Lake Park man found safe

Posted at 7:20 AM, Nov 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-26 10:01:02-05

UPDATE: The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said Monday morning that Joseph Derisma was found by Riviera Beach police.

EARLIER STORY: The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 71-year-old man last seen Sunday in Lake Park.  

PBSO said Joseph Derisma walked away from his residence in the 3700 block of Harwood St. at 1 p.m. and has not been seen or heard from since. 

Derisma was last seen wearing a dark blue PGA National t-shirt with his name on it, black or dark blue cargo pants, black shoes and a dark hat.

He is believed to have onset of dementia. 

Anyone that should come into contact with Derisma is urged to contact PBSO dispatch at 688-3400 or the nearest law enforcement agency.