Madison County Sheriff’s Department officers found a missing Collinsville man after nearly a three-hour search Tuesday night.
In a press release, police said Walter G. Fedder, 83, of the 6800 block of Fedder Lane, was reported missing by family members at about 7:10 p.m. after they were unable to find him. The family members last saw Fedder, who has dementia, in his home at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Sheriff’s deputies used search dogs and a helicopter to find Fedder. Police said emergency medical personnel checked Fedder Tuesday night.