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Man missing from Galt area found safe

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department reported Tuesday that a missing 58-year-old man has been found.

The department had asked for the public’s help in locating John Ford who was last seen in the Galt area Sunday morning.

Ford had last been seen at Clay Station and Simmerhorn roads near Galt about 11:30 a.m. Sunday. He was considered at-risk due to recent medical issues and his mental state at the time he was last contacted, according to a Sheriff’s Department news release.

He was reported to have been safely located at 5:50 a.m. Tuesday morning.