WALSOKEN: 82-year-old man reported missing by police is found safe and well

AN 82-year-old man from Walsoken was yesterday found safe and well, after he was reported missing from his home. Norfolk Police issued an appeal after Albert George Richardson went missing on Saturday afternoon. A cross-county search was launched, with ru

AN 82-year-old man from Walsoken was yesterday found safe and well, after he was reported missing from his home.

Norfolk Police issued an appeal after Albert George Richardson went missing on Saturday afternoon.

A cross-county search was launched, with rumours that Mr Richardson could have travelled to the Kimbolton or Huntingdon areas.

Mr Richardson, an Alzheimer's sufferer, was found safe and well in Cambridgeshire at about 3.40pm yesterday and was taken to hospital for a check-up.