Missing elderly man in Burlington Township found safe

June 16, 2013 3:33:26 PM PDT
Authorities say an elderly man missing from Burlington Township, New Jersey has been found safe.

85-year-old Lawrence Mulligan was reported missing after employees at Marcella Nursing and Rehabilitation Center noticed he wasn't there at dinnertime.

Police say the elderly man, who suffers from dementia, was found safely in the nursing home.

This comes after a number of police, first responders, and firefighters were called in to assist with the search.

No further information has been released.