Joe Gonzalez: Mesa police locate missing man with schizophrenia and dementia

MESA, AZ - Authorities say they've found a missing Mesa man.

Mesa police said 69-year-old Joe Lopez Gonzalez was last seen around 11 p.m. on Sunday night when he left his home to go on a short walk near Higley Road and the US 60.

Police said he was found Monday morning walking near University Drive and Extension Road.

Gonzalez suffers from paranoid schizophrenia and dementia. Police said he had not taken his medication, and he did not take his medication with him.

Other than being tired from walking all night, Gonzalez is OK, police said.

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