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Missing and endangered man found safe

Posted at 8:09 AM, May 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-27 08:28:13-04

UPDATE: Police say Mr. Ortiz was found safe.


Boynton Beach police are searching for a missing and endangered 75-year-old man.

Doel Ortiz was last seen around 2:45 a.m. on Saturday by a hotel clerk in the front lobby of the Holiday Inn Express at 2001 W. Ocean Drive.

Ortiz suffers from Alzheimer's Disease.

He was wearing a black t-shirt with green text on it, khaki shorts and no shoes.

He stands approximately 5' 6" tall, weighs 140 lbs. and has green eyes and short grey hair.

Anyone who sees him is urged to call Boynton Beach Police at 561-732-8116.