CUYAHOGA FALLS — An 80-year-old city man with diabetes and dementia who went missing Wednesday has been found safe in West Virginia, police said.

Edward Collins was reported missing from his residence in the 2300 block of Parkview Drive. He was last seen by a relative at his home at 10:40 a.m. and when the relative returned to the house at 1:30 p.m., he was gone, police said.

He had no cell phone or vehicle.

Police said he recently had spoken about having family in West Virginia and suspected that he may have tried to hitchhike there.