Update: 89-year-old man missing from Boise medical facility has been found


An 89-year-old man who reportedly walked away from a downtown Boise medical facility has been found safe, according to Boise Police.

The man, who was identified only as Hughes by police, was found around 9th and River streets downtown, police said around 10:15 a.m.

Officials feared Hughes, who had last been seen around 5 a.m. may be in need of medical assistance due to preexisting conditions. Boise Police Department thanked everyone who assisted in locating him.