Missing man with cognitive impairment found safe

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(WDBJ7)-- UPDATE: Virginia State Police say George Holton has been found safe in Virginia Beach.

ORIGINAL STORY: A 79-year-old man with a cognitive impairment disappeared Monday night; he is believed to be in Suffolk County.

According to the Virginia State Police on behalf of the Signal Mountain Police Department of Tennessee, George M. Holton Jr., 79, was last reported seen at 540 Creedmore Road in Raleigh, NC Monday night.

Police describe Holton as 5'10" and weighing 145 lbs., with brown hair and brown eyes.

Holton has a cognitive impairment that could also put him in danger, according to Virginia State Police.

Virginia State Police say he is most likely driving a black 2018 Chevrolet Traverse, with Tennessee plate 5G68P9.

Police ask you call the Hamilton County, Tennessee Emergency Communication Center at 1-423-622-0022 if you have anything helpful regarding this incident.

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