Missing 59-year-old man with mental illness has been located

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police have located a man who was reported missing Wednesday morning.

Around 6:30 Wednesday night Kansas City police said they had located 59-year-old Columbus Miles, who had been reported missing earlier in the day. They said he is now safe.

59-year-old Columbus Miles

59-year-old Columbus Miles

He had last been seen driving near 3rd and Grand in Kansas City in a blue Jeep Liberty with Missouri license plates, number CJ5 W2K.

Police said Miles suffers from dementia and schizophrenia and is not taking his medication. He is a black male who is about 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs about 215 pounds.