Missing 63-year-old man found safe, police say

Missing 63-year-old man found safe, police say
According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, 63-year-old Otis Stewart was reported missing Friday at 6:13 p.m. (Source: CMPD)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - After a night of investigation, the 63-year-old man who was reported missing Friday night has been found safe.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, 63-year-old Otis Stewart was reported missing Friday at 6:13 p.m after he was supposed to have been driving to a store in Charlotte.

Police say Stewart left his apartment on Woodway Oak Circle on Thursday around 6 p.m.

He was supposed to have been driving to a nearby store and then returning home, but did not return home and his family and friends had not heard from him.

He is described as black man, standing 6’2” and weighing 310 pounds. He is bald with black/white beard and mustache and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a grey t-shirt, black jogging shorts and black/grey New Balance shoes.

Stewart was last known to be driving his gold 2010 Nissan Rogue with North Carolina tag HD4122J. Police say he has recently been having cognitive issues and his family is extremely concerned about him.

Police say Otis Stewart has been located and the he is well and in the company of his family.

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