UPDATE - Missing man with dementia found safe

Posted at 10:12 PM, Apr 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-15 21:28:03-04

UPDATE: APRIL 15, 6:30A.M. -  Police say overnight Mr. Karr's wife called and said he returned home safe. Police went to his address and confirmed he is safe and sound.


KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are looking for a missing man with dementia. 

Joseph Karr, 78, was last seen in the area of Longview and Blue Ridge just before 6 p.m. He was wearing a brown coat, navy blue shirt, and navy blue pants. 

Karr was driving a grey 2011 Honda Fit with Missouri license plate KH2-R2E. 

Police say his dog Misty, a chow and lab mix, is also with him. 

Anyone who sees Karr should call the Kansas City Police Department's Missing Person Unit at 816-234-5136.