Missing 70-year-old Charlotte man found safe

Missing 70-year-old Charlotte man found safe
Emanuel Ealy (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A man reported missing in Charlotte Thursday has been found safe, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

Emanuel Ealy, 70, was reported missing after he was last seen in the SouthPark area around 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Police said he was believed to be suffering from cognitive issues was on foot, so his family was concerned for his well-being.

Just after 5:30 p.m. Thursday police confirmed Ealy had been found and was being reunited with his family.

No further information was released.

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