Berkeley Police locate missing 81-year-old man Monday night

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Update 08/29/16: This story has been updated to reflect new information from Berkeley police.

The Berkeley Police Department have located an “at-risk” person who was missing since Monday afternoon in Berkeley, according to a crime alert released that night.

The missing person, 81-year-old Koichi Kawakami, had not been seen since 4 p.m. when an initial alert was released by police at 10:51 p.m. A subsequent alert said he was seen in the area of San Pablo Avenue and Allston Way walking north bound on Allston Way at about 9:45 p.m., before a third alert indicated he had been found and returned home safely.

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