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Missing elderly man found safe, unharmed

Missing elderly man found safe, unharmed

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Jun 8, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police have located a missing endangered adult.

76-year-old Allen Benson was last seen walking away from Desert Springs Hospital on Flamingo at approximately 5:30 p.m. on Friday.

Police sent an email to the media around 8 p.m. on Saturday, which said Benson had been found and is getting the help he needs.

Benson's disappearance caused concern because it was possible for him to become disoriented or need medical attention.

The details of his disappearance have not been released.