Missing man with dementia found at Nashville hospital

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN)– Metro police were looking for a missing man in Nashville who suffers from dementia.

Charles Lawrence, 62, had not been seen in five days at his group home in the 1800 block of Scovel Street, according to Metro police.

According to Metro police, he has dementia and takes life-sustaining medication.

Lawrence’s sister reported him missing on Monday as he had not visited her all week, and she said that was unusual.

Tuesday morning, Metro police announced Lawrence had been in Metro Nashville General Hospital, where he remains hospitalized since Friday.

No additional information was immediately released.

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