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Missing Dauphin County man found safely

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Sardelis (Left) was last seen at his home around 6:45pm Wednesday evening.

MIDDLE PAXTON TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — UPDATE: John Sardelis was found around midnight around Stoney Creek Road in Middle Paxton Township.

Officials say that he did fall and hit his head, and was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Previously:  State Police are currently searching the Middle Paxton Township area for a missing 81 year-old man.

John Sardelis, 81, of Middle Paxton went missing this evening near his home on Erdman drive. Sardelis is described as 5’10” about 170lbs, brown eyes, white hair, and a small scruffy white beard.

He was wearing a black jacket, black jeans, an tan hat, grey sneakers, and was wearing glasses and a wedding ring the last time he was seen, which was outside his home around 6:45pm.

Sardelis also suffers from dementia. If you have any information regarding his wearabouts, contact PSP Harrisburg at (717)671-7500