Sacto 9-1-1
March 26, 2013
UPDATE: Missing Colfax man found safe in Grass Valley

russell ronald MP March 2013.jpgA 76-year-old who had been reported missing from his Colfax home since Monday morning has been found safe.

The Placer County Sheriff's Department reported that Ronald Russell (pictured) was located in Grass Valley and will be reunited with his family.

Russell had been missing since about 9:30 a.m. Monday, when he left his home on Sylvan Road, in a remote area outside the city of Colfax. He was on foot, and was not carrying any identification or money, according to a Sheriff's Office news release.

Russell's family reported him missing about noon today, and sheriff's search and rescue teams, including tracking dogs, were sent to the area this afternoon.

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