UPDATE: Missing Owensboro man found dead

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According to the Owensboro Police Department, Joe Welsh was found dead on June 26, 2019 with assistance from the Daviess County Emergency Management Agency and their Search and Rescue Team.

Mr. Welsh was reported missing after walking away from his assisted living facility on June 23.

Detectives continue to investigate, however at the time there does not appear to be anything suspicious about the death of Mr. Welsh.

Original Story:

A Kentucky police department is looking for a missing man.

According to Owensboro Police, 70-year-old Joe Welsh was last seen on Sunday, June 23 after walking away from Fern Terrace Assisted Living Facility.

Details on the report say Mr. Welsh suffers from schizophrenia and delusions.

He's described as a white male with hazel eyes. He is bald and approximately 6'2".

If you have information that could help Owensboro Police locate Mr. Welsh, please call officers at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.