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Missing Idaho Falls man found safe

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Idaho Falls Police report Daniel Gunkel has been found safe and unharmed.


IDAHO FALLS – Police are trying to locate an Idaho Falls man who walked away from his home Monday afternoon.

Idaho Falls Police Department spokeswoman Jessica Clements says 79-year-old David Gunkel was last seen around 3 p.m. in the 900 block of Payne Street.

He was wearing a black zip-up jacket, dark pants and a dark-colored baseball cap.

Family members tell police Gunkel has memory issues and a concussion from a recent fall.

If you see him or know where he might be, call IFPD dispatch at (208) 529-1200.