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Police locate missing Salisbury Twp. man

SALISBURY TWP., Pa. - A missing person in Salisbury Township, Lehigh County has been located and is safe, according to police.

Emery Takatsch, 80, was reported missing Thursday night, after last being seen in 1200 block of Lehigh Avenue at about 8 p.m. 

Someone saw him lying down in a field near Susquehanna Street and called police.

The family was notified and Takatsch was transported to Saint Luke's Hospital, where he was evaluated. 

Police say he has early stages of Alzheimer's disease.






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