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UPDATE: Hurricane man with dementia, heart condition found safe

Dec 15, 2022, 10:12 AM | Updated: 4:13 pm
(Hurricane City Police Department)...
(Hurricane City Police Department)
(Hurricane City Police Department)

UPDATE: Police say David George Wright, 72, has been found safe.

Our earlier story continues below.


HURRICANE, Utah — Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 72-year-old man with dementia and a heart condition.

According to a Facebook post from the Hurricane City Police Department, David George Wright was last seen at his home in the Dixie Springs area of Hurricane at approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday.

“He left the home sometime during the night in a Beige 2016 Lincoln MKZ passenger car with Utah plate V324MN,” the post stated.

Police said Wright — who was last seen wearing a gray shirt and blue jeans — did not take his cell phone or wallet with him.

According to the post, Wright has family members in the Tooele area and also frequents fast food restaurants around Washington County.

He is described as 6 feet tall and 200 pounds.

Anyone who see’s Wright or his vehicle has been asked to call dispatch at 435-627-4999.

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