MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials say a Minnesota man with dementia was found safe after going missing from his home.

Dennis Mead (credit: BCA)

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Dennis Mead, of Milaca, was reported missing Tuesday morning. The 75-year-old has dementia, and police asked the public’s help in finding him.

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Officials announced Wednesday morning that Mead was found safe late Tuesday night in Vernon County, Wisconsin, which is about 250 miles away from Milaca.

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Police thanked the public for helping search for Mead.