FOUND: APD seeks public help in locating missing 75-year-old man

John Alexander (Photo provided by Cora Alexander)
John Alexander (Photo provided by Cora Alexander)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Police Department says a missing elderly man has been found safe as of Saturday. Family members noticed an the man was not at his home Friday afternoon.

Family members of 75-year-old John Alexander reported him missing at 12:43 p.m. Friday in the 12200 block of Arboles Circle, according to a news release from APD. Police now say he was last seen around 10 a.m. Friday at the bus stop near Riverside Drive and Pleasant Valley Drive, heading towards an H-E-B.

John Alexander (Provided by Austin Police Department)

Neighbors say they saw the elderly man earlier in the day as he got onto a bus at 8:30 a.m, according to a news release. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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