UPDATE: Missing Clare County Man Found Safe - Northern Michigan's News Leader

UPDATE: Missing Clare County Man Found Safe

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UPDATE: State Troopers found Duane Duchamp about 1/2 miles from his home.

He was found safe just after midnight, but unable to walk.

Duchamp is recovering at Mid-Michigan Medical Center in Clare.


Michigan State Police are searching for a missing elderly man who suffers from dementia.

Duane Duchamp walked away from his home around 6:00 Wednesday evening.

Duchamp is 81 years old and 5'11" inches -- he was last seen wearing jeans, a navy sweatshirt, tennis shoes, glasses, and hearing aids.

Duchamp was last seen in the Lakes of the Pines subdivision in Clare County's Freeman Township.

Anyone with information on Duane Duchamp's whereabouts is asked to call Clare County Central Dispatch at (989) 539-7166.